How to propagate citrus trees from cuttings Rooting cutting is one of kind of vegetative breeding and this method of rooting cuttings is very popular and easy to do we can use rooting cutting successfully on many kinds of different plants in this video i will show you how to propagate citrus trees from cuttings. For successful rooting lemon cuttings we need right temperature, humidity, rights amount of light and if you have rooting hormone you have more chance for success. I have here tree pots filled with rooting mix i have used mix of hummus and river sand here i have lemon cuttings then rooting hormone pruning shares, water spray bottle and and i have cut lower part of plastic bottle that i will use to cover cuttings that they have a constant humidity , and now i will show you how to do it we take one lemon cutting and we remove/cut lover leafs like this and on top of cutting we leave 2-3 leafs we can trim leafs on half so they will lose less water like this and i make one fresh cut on bottom part of cutting and than dip lemon cutting in rooting hormone like this dip it good and now is best to use small stick to make hole in rooting mix so hormone not falls down from cuttings when i stick it in rooting mix i have made hole and i stick cutting in rooting mix and we touch a bit of mixture to settle down a bit then i use spray bottle to moist whole cuttings and i add a bit moist to rooting mix do not water to much because cuttings will mold and rot and if rooting mix is to dry then cuttings will dry off and die. To keep constant humidity i put plastic bottle over lemon cuttings like this and now this is what we need to do next keep this pot with cutting in half shade and avoid full sun we need temperature 21-26°C for rooting lemon cuttings this is ideal temperature for rooting lemon cuttings. For rooting lemon cuttings we need to use health lemon cuttings and i will show you again whole process this rooting mix is wet and not to wet when you squeegee mix only few water drops should fall out that is perfect humidity of rooting mix. First i cut lower leafs from lemon cuttings like this and on top of cuttings i will leave 2-3 leafs and i will trim leafs on half like this and i make one fresh cut on bottom of cutting and then dip cutting in rooting hormone rooting hormone purpose is to disinfect cut on lower end of cuttings and i insert cutting in hole in rooting mix and press a bit earth around cutting and then i spray a bit water on cutting to make high humidity i then i cover cutting with plastic bottle we need high humidity and right temperature so lemon cutting will develop roots. Now you have seen how to grow lemon from cuttings and this technique you can use to root tangerine, kumquat, and other citrus variety and this is it :), bye.