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Lemon Citrus limon Commodity Summary
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Approved Name: Lemon 
Scientific Name(s): Citrus limon 
Common Name(s): Canton lemon, Chinese dwarf lemon, Meyer lemon, Otaheite orange, Rangpur lime, Rangpur-mandarinenlimette, balotin bergamot, chine lemon, citronnier, citronnier de Canton, citronnier de Meyer, cravo lemon, dwarf lemon, hime lemon, jaune orange, karna, lemadarin, lemon, li meng, lima, lima-de-bico, limero dulce, limeta dulce de Túnez, limetta, limetta of the Mediterranean, limette d'Italie, limette douce de Tunesie, limettier Rangpur, limettier doux, limoeiro, limoeiro-azedo, limone, limone dolce, limonero, limonero dulce, limonette, limonier, limum, limão, limão cravo, limão-eureka, limão-gênova, limão-siciliano, limão-verdadeiro, limón, limón de Cantón, limón dulce, limón grande, limón grande, lumia of the Mediterranean, mandarin lime, marmalade lime, ning meng, pinochio orange, red lemon, sharbati, surkh nimboo, sweet lemon, sweet lime, sylhet lime, süße limette, süße zitrone, volkamer zitrone, zitrone 
Belongs to: Citrus  
Related to/ Includes: Lemon (Fino/Primofioro/Mesero) ; Lemon, Verna  
  • May also be entered the broader category, Citrus.
Season Information: No Seasonal Information available
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