Reader Approved How to Prune a Lemon Tree. Lemon trees come in all sizes. They range from the dwarf lemon tree, which can grow feet m , to standard trees that can reach feet . m or higher..The Pink Variegated Eureka Lemon Tree Citrus limon ‘Eureka’ is a moderately fast growing, semi dwarf citrus tree that is drought tolerant and great for fitting in smaller areas..Lemon tree, very pretty How to grow a lemon tree indoors. By Marion Owen, Fearless Weeder for PlanTea, Inc. and Co author of Chicken Soup for the Gardener’s Soul.Seasonal Care. Meyer lemon trees need less water in winter due to low light levels. The less light a tree receives, the longer it stays damp. This also holds true for potted Meyer lemon trees if the potted tree is placed in an area of low light, it needs less water than a tree placed in full sunlight..
The lemon trees will need good drainage, so make sure the pot has drainage holes. They will also need consistent and regular watering. If the container where the lemon tree is growing is allowed to dry out, the leaves of the lemon tree will fall off. Fertilizer is also key to growing a healthy lemon tree in a pot..