With the right conditions you can grow lemons in containers, or you can grow them in the ground. If you give a lemon plenty of sun – protection from the wind – protection from winter frost, then there’s a variety for you!
I personally love the unique flavor and easy production of the Meyer lemon; plus, they grow so well in my mild northern California climate, and are practically always producing.
For a more traditional lemon flavor, look to the more tart: Santa Teresa, Eureka, Lisbon or Ponderosa lemons. [Read more]