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Semillas de limón

Lemon seeds

02.06.14

Today we suggest a way to get your own lemon tree making yourselves from the beginning. Save the seeds from a lemon and use them to plant your own lemon tree. Once you’ve removed the seeds from the lemon, keep them moist until you plant in the ground.

Phases:

  • Cut a lemon in half and remove the seeds with the tip of the knife. Rinse the seeds to remove the juice and pulp until only the seeds remain.
  • Fill a peat pot with potting soil to germinate. Plant a seed of lemon in each peat pot separately half inch deep and water to keep the soil moist. Covers peat pots loosely with plastic wrap.
  • Place the pots in a warm place until the seeds sprout and watering the earth continues to keep it moist. Remove the plastic wrap and place the seedlings in a window that receives sunlight, this stage is important. Keep the seeds in peat pots until the roots have grown down.
  • The lemon tree seedlings transplanted to a pot with fresh soil. Plant seedlings of lemon at the same depth it was growing in the peat pot, lemon and water and keep it in a sunny location.
  • Also, when the lemon reach a height of 6 inches, transplántalo abroad, where it is sufficient sunlight.
  • Add the compost to maintain a healthy lemon tree. Plant the tree at the same depth it was growing in the peat pot.

What we need:

  • A lemon
  • A knife
  • Peat pots to germinate
  • Potting soil
  • Fertilizer

Source: ehowenespanol.com

 

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