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Plant a lemon plant at home and enjoy its benefits

26 mayo, 2021

Believe us! Have a lemon plant At home it has many benefits, because you can take advantage of both its fruit and its leaves, it gives off a wonderful aroma that will make you feel good every day, and it is also an ornamental plant that will give a beautiful visual touch to your home.

What are you waiting to have yours? We teach you how to sow it in simple steps.

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Plant your lemon plant step by step

Lemon plant

This lemon plant is ideal for you to keep indoors or outdoors, due to its small size. (Photo: Getty Images)

You need:

  • Lemon seeds
  • 1 pot
  • Organic soil
  • 2 paper napkins

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  1. Dampen the napkins with water without falling apart and wrap the lemon seeds with one of these. Then cover with the other napkin. These should be kept moist for a few days, until the seeds germinate.
  2. Once germinated, transfer the seeds to the pot, which you must fill with soil. Make a hole in the center and place the seeds there. Bury the seeds without completely covering the sprout.
  3. Water the shoots every two days, avoiding mud, so as not to drown the plant. In addition, it must receive sunlight in a period of between 4 and 7 hours a day.
  4. If you do not want the plant to grow too large, what you can do is to prune its branches and leaves to prevent its dimensions from exceeding the place where you want to have it.
  5. Do not worry! Despite its size, the plant will bear fruit.

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