photo of lemons in a bowl

Did you know that the lemon originated in China? Lemons are valued for their many uses in flavoring the food we eat, as a garnish, and for household purposes.

Lemon Recipes


Quantity recipes containing lemon from the USDA Mixing Bowl.

Honey-Lemon Chicken Recipe

USDA. NAL. Healthy Meals Resource System.

This recipe makes 50 to 100 servings and is part of the USDA Recipes for Schools collection. Find this and other recipes in the HMRS Recipe Finder database!

Cool Facts about Lemons

Sunkist Growers, Inc.

Did you know that lemons were once so rare that kinds presented them as gifts to one another? Learn more fun facts with this link!

Sliced Citrus Fruits Photo of Citrus Fruits

USDA. Agricultural Research Service.

This high-quality photo of orange, lime, lemon, and grapefruit cross-sections could be used as part of a display about lemons. From the Agricultural Research Service Image Gallery.

Lemon Power! Project to Make a Battery From a Lemon

California Energy Commission. Energy Quest.

This resource guides student through making a small-current volcaic battery out of a lemon.