Lemon Zaps

The Citris Fruit

Lemon varieties

Bonnie Brae, Bush Lemon Tree, Eureka, Femminello St. Teresa/Sorrento, Jhambiri, Lisbon, Meyer, Ponderosa, Variegated, Verna, and Yen Ben

Lemon description

The lemon is a yellow, citris fruit. The lemon is shaped like a football. Lemons ususally have a sour taste. Lemons are in the peak of their season in May, June, and August.

Lemon Nutrients

The lemon is low in calories. The lemon contains no saturated fats or cholesterol.

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Cooking methods

The lemon is most commonly used as flavoring ingrediant.

Lemon based recipes

Lemon cake, Lemonade, Lemon tart.

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Intresting and historical facts

Lemon trees produce fruit year-round, Producing 500-600 lemons a year. The Meyer lemon is basically a lemon and possibly an orange or mardarin mix.

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