Citrus Bearss Lime
When ripe the fruit is dark green to pale green. With increased ripening, small patches of yellow will appear as well.
The Bearss lime fruit is usually slightly smaller or similar in size to a standard lemon.The skin is rather smooth and thin. The flesh of the fruit is tightly clinging to the flesh and the pulp is light greenish-yellow when ripe.
The Bearss lime has a characteristic thin nipple on the blossom end of the fruit which is the leftover end of the flowers stigma.