Lemon Trees
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Planting Lemons

Zone 94609 | Justin O Buchanan added on May 4, 2017 | Answered

I am curious if anyone knows if planting a whole lemon in the ground would/could successfully grow a lemon tree? I put a couple in the ground the other day and have no idea if they will take or not. Usually, I would deseed a lemon and germinate it first, but I wanted to see if this works. I heard that it works quite well, but I'm not sure if I trust the source. Any experience with this would be appreciated. Thank you!

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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on May 7, 2017

You will need to remove the seeds in order to propagate Lemons.
This article will help you.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/lemons/propagating-lemon-seeds.htm

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