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Timing and the type of cutting made and the particular shrub species influence success. Some shrubs can readily be started from 6 to 8 inch hardwood cuttings taken during the dormant season. Bundle the cuttings, lay them on their sides and bury in sand or sawdust.
Store the cuttings in a cool frost free location for the winter. Plant them in. Simple guide about taking cuttings from your favourite plant, including lavender, dahlia and gaura! If you have any questions please feel free to ask in the. Aug 15, Most deciduous shrubs are happy for you to take cuttings. Hebe, choisya, lavender, hydrangea, rosemary and philadelphus all root well.
Step One. Prepare the pots as before. Take a cutting 7 to 10 cm long from a strong stem that hasn’t flowered this year. Cut just below a leaf joint and strip off all the leaves except the top bushdrop.clubs: 1. Apr 08, Join our friendly community that shares tips and ideas for gardens, along with seeds and plants. A thread in the Trees, Shrubs and Conifers forum, titled Taking cuttings from Shrubs.