meyer lemon tree

texasmama(8b)December 2, 2012

I live in East Texas which is zone 8 I have a Meyer lemon tree and so far I have left it outside and doing great I just pick 10 lemons off of it. my questions is what should I do now to get it ready for the cold weather i ave it in a 10 gallon plastic pot should i transfer it and should i still feed it or not any help would be helpful ........

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I don't know how freezing the weather gets in Texas. I am in 7b and we get freeze at night. My Citrus trees 3 of them are planted in 20 Gallons utility plastic boxes and each box is on a roller I brought them in the garage now when it is sunny day the front of the garage get 6 hours of sun I roll them outside in the sun then back in at night. If there is no danger of freeze in your area I would leave it outside.

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