Lemon Trees
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Lemon tree

Zone 85331 | Pmenton added on March 26, 2017 | Answered

Is it better to pick ripe lemons or let them drop off the plant?

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Liz Baessler
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Answered on March 27, 2017

You should pick your lemons while they're still on the tree. They'll probably be squishy by the time you let them drop. You can read all about harvesting lemons here:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/lemons/harvesting-lemons.htm

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