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The following article should help you with this: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/lemons/how-to-grow-a-lemon-tree.htm
Lemon trees should be set slightly higher than ground. Therefore, dig a hole somewhat shallower than the length of the root ball. Place the tree
First take the seed from a lemon and peel the outer skin off. Wash them and put them in a moist paper towel in plastic bag.After 2 weeks check them. There should be a root growing out of it. Plant it in soil and water. There, just let it grow and you will have a lemon plant. It may take years for it to produce lemons. I did this and it worked great!