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I dont have a lot knowlege about trees so who can help me:
how can i grow citrusfruits from seed(some of them i will use for crafting later)
How can i produce a lot of little trees fast? i have on a daily basis dozends of mandarinas and oranges and limones we eat and process for drinks. but they are not from my property. so now i want to start planting.
whats the fastest way to get the seeds to gemenation.

would be greatful for any tips
 

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Citrus trees do not produce fruit unless the trees are pollinated. You can assume that all of the seeds are viable.

If you have an area to set up a compost pile, the easiest and fast method is to just burry the seed in compost and keep them moist for a few weeks. Many of the seeds should sprout. Once they reach about 6-8 inch height you can transplant them into pots and later plant them into you new orchard area.

Be careful to protect them as all fruit trees have a sweet sap and many animals will gladly eat your young trees.
 

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Don't forget about scarification and cold stratification which helps germinate some fruit trees. You can duplicate cold stratification by planting seeds in your refrigerator for a few months, or until they sprout. Do a google search on the terms.
 

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and remember to keep the trunks covered. citrus is a actually a shrub not a true tree so the trunks sunburn. paint them white or cover them in burlap
 
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