The Kaffir lime tree (Citrus hystrix) is an essential herb for Thai, Indonesian, Cambodian and Lao cooking. This dwarf citrus tree, can grow up to 5 feet tall, and can be grown outdoors (year round in zones 9-10), it is best suited for indoors in the rest of the country. The leaves should be used whole when simmering in soups and curries and like a bay leaf it is rarely eaten. Delicious in the Thai soup Tom Yum Gai.
Our plants are healthy when shipped. If for some reason you feel that the plant is damaged during transit please send us a digital photo within 5 days of receipt for us to consider replacement. Due to strict customs regulations we cannot ship plants outside mainland USA.
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