Native to China, Meyer lemon trees--possibly a cross between mandarin oranges and citrus lemons--stand 6 to 10 feet high and up to 8 feet wide. They have fragrant white flowers and sweeter fruit than other lemons. Their glossy, deep green leaves, however, have no fragrance.
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A freelance writer, Judy Wolfe has owned Prose for the Pros, a freelance writing business, since 2006. She's been an inveterate traveler since 1961 and draws on her travel experiences to provide articles for such websites as Chincoteague Island Vacations and Berlin Dude. Wolfe holds a Bachelor of Arts in literature from California State University at Pomona.