Steps 1 to 4 of 8 steps

Step 1

Seed obtained from the Citrus Foundation Block is sown in germination rooms. Strict selection is done to ensure uniformity and true to type rootstock production.

young citrus tree seedlings
citrus tree seedlings

Step 2
Selected seedlings are planted into individual containers and kept in tunnels.

 

Step 3
Further selection for "off types" is done in tunnels

 

Step 4
Rootstock seedlings are then planted into 4l plastic bags in the shadehouses.