Pierce a banana and insert lemon pips: The ingenious trick

That’s why you should pierce a banana and put lemon seeds inside. The result is incredible – you’ll never believe this is how you can grow lemon trees!

We finally reveal why so many people in Italy, and not only, put lemon seeds inside a banana. The solution is very simple and will allow you to create something unique.

Putting lemon seeds in a banana
Every day, we learn new DIY methods that enable us to solve many of the problems present in our daily lives. Often, these revolutionary methods also save money or the environment, save time or simply enable us to spend some creative time together as a family, accompanied by truly stimulating and at the same time very relaxing hobbies.

Putting lemon seeds in a banana

Today, we’re talking about an incredible method, also used by experts, that will enable us to achieve something none of you would expect. With this solution, in fact, we’ll get a beautiful lemon tree.

Growing a lemon tree is a really simple and stimulating activity that can be done with the whole family, especially if there are curious children. Here, we show you how to grow it, using just a banana and some lemon seeds.

How to grow a lemon tree
If you’re curious about how to grow the lemon tree right at home, we’ve got a really simple and immediate method for you today.

The first thing you need to do is obtain lemons and take the seeds inside. Now put the seeds in a glass of water and stir with a teaspoon.

Once you’ve cleaned them well, you can dry them with paper. Now take a banana and, without removing the peel, cut it into portions, then make holes in it. Now put the seeds inside.

Growing lemon trees

Now get a vase and some soil. Dig a little and insert the banana portions. Now water abundantly. Wait 5 days and once it’s passed, we’re sure you’ll notice that some plants have sprouted.

Gently pick up the banana portions you inserted 5 days earlier and see how the seeds have popped out of the fruit on their own. Over time, you’ll realize that your plant will continue to grow and will need more space.

That’s when you’ll need to uproot it and move it to a larger pot. Keep taking care of your lemon tree and don’t forget it. It doesn’t need any special attention, but you’ll still need to make a minimum commitment to keep it alive.

After a while, if you do your homework properly, you’ll see the first orange blossoms appear, followed by the first fruits. At this stage, you can harvest them and enjoy your plant. You can repeat this procedure as many times as you like.