How to grow an orange from a stone
Planting in the ground orange bone - not a difficult task. It is possible that it even sprout, because orange is the most unpretentious plant of all citrus. It grows quickly and can adapt to any lighting. But if you want to grow a tree of bone present, then you have to know some tricks.
You will need:
- oranges (bone); - Pot; - peat; - pure water; - Cellophane wrap.
Instruction how to grow oranges from bone
After you eat the fruit and pull out a bone out, you can start planting. To start, prepare a pot and soil. Take the clay pot with a diameter of about 10 cm, lay on the bottom of the drain, and pour on top of the soil. The soil should have to be nutritious, it is best to take it out of the nettle or oak. If you do not find this, then you can buy ready-mix in the store.
Put a bone to a depth of about 2.5 cm, and it is better to put in a couple of different pots. The orange-bone, there are several embryos so soon may appear 2-3 germ. Then pour the soil and cover with foil. Put the pot in a lighted area, and do not remove the film before emergence. At a temperature of about 22 degrees shoots appear after 3 weeks. After their appearance, select the strongest shoot, and the remaining prischipnite.
After escaping a little older, transplant it into a larger pot to plant it was spacious. As a rule, repot the orange is not recommended, it is best to periodically change the upper layer of soil and enrich it with fertilizers. Select indoor space for trees with scattered bright light and try not to rearrange.
In summer, watering more often and spray the tree, you can even make it on the balcony or in the garden. Fertilizer is recommended to apply once every 2 weeks.
In order to fine orange flowered and fruited, it is necessary to form the crown. Spring pinch branches having a length of 10 - 15 cm. The upper leaves leave, and two underneath tear off. This will contribute to the awakening of the kidneys.
If you want to quickly blossomed orange, provide him a cold winter. Keep it in the winter at a temperature of 7 degrees and a rare watering. In this case, it will bloom after only 3 years.