Kaffir Lime Tree - Citrus Hystrix Makrut Seeds
Kaffir Lime Tree also know as Citrus Hystrix are commonly grown for use in Asia. The Kaffir Lime Tree - Citrus Hystrix is well adapted to container growing and can be an indoor or out door plant. Mature tree will bear fruits.
Germination: 7-14 days
Germination Rate: 91%
How to germinate: Soak the seeds in 1 part hydrogen peroxide and 3 part water and put them in seed starter medium. Put one seed per container so seedlings can be replanted in a bigger pot without their roots disturbed later on. Water, keep the container covered but leave a small gap for air to circulate then set it where it can get direct sun. If you have a heat mat, set the temperature at 80° F. Keeping the soil temperature constantly at 80° F will help the seeds germinate faster. Fertile seeds will germinate within three weeks. It may take a little bit longer without the heat mat. Some seeds may rot if the soil is too wet. Clean, dry seeds can be kept in a dry airtight bag for a few years.