Baked Salmon and Wilted Spinach with Meyer Lemon Butter Sauce

A bucket of Meyer lemons for $2.00. I had to buy this delicious fruit for that price, and though I have my own dwarf Meyer lemon tree, it’s still too small to produce many lemons. I decided to use them to created a simple Meyer lemon butter sauce, to serve on salmon and spinach for a… [Read More]

Fall Gardening – 5 Steps to Consider When Bringing Your Plants Inside for the Winter

If your temperatures outside are regularly dipping below 60 degrees, it’s time to start thinking about bringing plants inside for the winter. I usually bring in my ferns, begonias, and scented geraniums, and this year, I will be bringing a dwarf Meyer lemon tree that currently has 12 lemons on it. They are all still… [Read More]

Repotting My Dwarf Meyer Lemon Tree

I’ve had my dwarf Meyer lemon tree for almost two years now, and although I was pretty sure I should repot it, I was hesitant because it was doing well, and I hated to upset the apple cart. However, recently while I was moving it from the sink to the plant stand and I dropped it! Now I had… [Read More]

Meyer Lemon Pasta with Shrimp, Spinach & Feta

For Christmas one year, my husband bought me a dwarf meyer lemon tree. It arrived in a 10″ blue pot and  in a short time had many flowers on it. They smelled heavenly. These flowers turned into lemons and by October I ended up have 13 ripe lemons. One dish I made with them was… [Read More]

Meyer Lemon Crab Salad Appetizer

Some of you who have been with me since the beginning may know that I received a great Christmas gift from my husband last year. A Dwarf Meyer Lemon tree. I had it outside all summer and recently brought it indoors since the nighttime temperatures are consistently dipping below 50. The good news is that… [Read More]

Lemon Tree Update – Another Bright Light in the Winter

In case you were wondering about my Meyer Lemon tree, its thriving. The blossoms really do smell sweet. Really sweet. Almost like a lemony honeysuckle. Yesterday, the temperature in my car read -10 degrees in the morning. By the time I came home it was 28, so that’s an improvement. I checked on my lemon tree and… [Read More]

Lemon Tree – Very Pretty

Remember this song? “Lemon tree, very pretty, and the lemon flower is sweet.” Well my wonderful husband gave me a dwarf Meyer lemon tree for Christmas. It’s only a year old but as you can see, it already has several buds. I can’t wait for the buds to open. How will they look, and perhaps… [Read More]