What could be better for your home garden, than fruit and citrus trees? There are edible plants for a variety of situations in this category.
Citrus trees are some of the easiest fruit trees to grow in your home garden. They are very popular and online plants have a great variety for sale. At various times of the year, we can have Oranges, Lemons, Mandarins, Limes, and Cumquats. They have many uses around the home. The juice and the skins can be used for Cooking, Baking, Cleaning, Drinks, Preserves, Insect Repellants, Pot Pourris, Perfumes, Cosmetics, Dressings and Marinades.
Of course, Citrus plants themselves have a variety of uses. Excellent for pleaching or espalier purposes in small apartments and balcony planting. They're great in pots and containers, and even as specimen plants in suburban back yards.
Citrus plants are heavy feeders and benefit from the application of a suitable fertilizer every season.