stephen lowe wrote:Super cool plan, I hope it works out and look forward to results. The one issue I see is, if you are using heated grow rooms for the grow outs how will you be able to select for cold hardiness?
Ken W Wilson wrote:
Dan, have you found any uses for the Poncirus?
Greg Martin wrote:Very cool. Don't forget that most seedlings of Citrus are clones of the mother plant (nucellar seedlings). When choosing a mother plant try to use those that set few seeds that are clones.
Dan Boone wrote:Location: Central Oklahoma (zone 7a)
I figure there ought to be something more useful than the poncirus that would grow here, but the only way I'm going to find it is to build a big cold frame for my seedling nursury and some semi-protected outdoor environments (lots and lots of south-facing masonry walls) and then start slaughtering four-year-old trees on an epic scale. I've been saving kumquat and meyer lemon seeds, but that's as far as I've gotten...
Ken W Wilson wrote:Are there any improved selections of Poncirus? It sounds like the flavor is variable. Just better than most would be helpful to those of us in Zone 6
Frank Cordeiro wrote:My Yuzu limes have survived three days of 10 degree weather with just some minor stem damage. It is producing lots of good fruit with no freeze damage the last two years.
Frank Cordeiro wrote:Send me your address. I am just about to pick the old fruit. The seeds should be ready to sprout.
Mike Jay wrote:Is "Maine" a city in Oregon?