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Lemon flower

Ctrus limon

Description:

The lemon (Citrus × limon) is a small evergreen tree native to Asia, and the tree's ellipsoidal yellow fruit. The fruit is used for culinary and non-culinary purposes throughout the world, primarily for its juice, though the pulp and rind (zest) are also used in cooking and baking. The juice of the lemon is about 5% to 6% citric acid, which gives lemons a sour taste. The distinctive sour taste of lemon juice makes it a key ingredient in drinks and foods such as lemonade.

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6 Comments

Seema
Seema 7 years ago

how fragrant these blossoms are!!

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 7 years ago

Nice!

Ali Hemati Pour
Ali Hemati Pour 7 years ago

Thank you @KerryHawkins

KerryHawkins
KerryHawkins 7 years ago

Well done, yes it is a lemon tree flower.

Ali Hemati Pour
Ali Hemati Pour 7 years ago

Yes! This tree lemon :-)

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 7 years ago

Hi Ali Hemati , it looks like a flower from a Lemon tree.

Ali Hemati Pour
Spotted by
Ali Hemati Pour

ابهر, زنجان‎, Iran

Spotted on May 6, 2013
Submitted on May 6, 2013

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