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Garcinia

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Wanted: yuzu
« on: January 10, 2017, 09:53:36 PM »
Looking for seeds, rooted cuttings and air layers of yuzu. (Citrus junos)
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Re: Wanted: yuzu
« Reply #1 on: January 10, 2017, 11:27:37 PM »
Where are you located?

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Re: Wanted: yuzu
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2017, 05:01:25 PM »
Where are you located?

Marin, California.
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Re: Wanted: yuzu
« Reply #3 on: January 11, 2017, 05:20:11 PM »
I have seeds if you want some, can't send budwood to CA...

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Re: Wanted: yuzu
« Reply #4 on: January 11, 2017, 06:37:47 PM »
I have seeds if you want some, can't send budwood to CA...

Seeds sounds good. It's worth the wait and I'm not a big grafter anyways. Please PM me.
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Re: Wanted: yuzu
« Reply #5 on: May 25, 2017, 01:05:18 PM »
most of the seeds inside a Yuzu are likely to be clones of the parent plant, since Yuzu is a polyembryonic citrus cultivar

However, be aware that a seedling grown from a Yuzu seed will not necessarily always end up being another Yuzu. The Yuzu could have been pollinated by other citrus in the vicinity. Even if this is the case it will still likely turn out to be something interesting and worthwhile to grow, because there are many flavorful citrus varieties in Japan that are believed to be Yuzu hybrids.
« Last Edit: June 17, 2017, 07:06:03 PM by SoCal2warm »

 

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