Variegated Fingered Citron, Buddha's Hand
Citrus medica var. sarcodactylus 'Albo-variegata'

Family: Rutaceae (roo-TAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Citrus (SIT-rus) (Info)
Species: medica var. sarcodactylus
Cultivar: Albo-variegata

Category:

Shrubs

Trees

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:

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Spacing:

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Hardiness:

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

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Danger:

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Bloom Color:

Pale Pink

Magenta (Pink-Purple)

Red

Scarlet (Dark Red)

Bloom Time:

Blooms all year

Foliage:

Evergreen

Variegated

Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

From woody stem cuttings

From softwood cuttings

By grafting

By budding

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

North Charleston, South Carolina

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Oct 15, 2006, Laaz from North Charleston, SC wrote:

The pictured plant is actually a variegated Etrog (I have rooted cuttings from it..). There is a variegated Buddha's hand that produces variegated fruit as well as foliage.