Col de Dame fig cuttings starting roots

tmc2009January 28, 2013

Col de Dame Noir and Col de Dame Grise cuttings were the first to root. This is the earliest that I have started the rooting process since I usually start with UCD cuttings.

Here is a link that might be useful: Rooting Col de Dame fig tree cuttings

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dieseler

Best of luck with them !
Martin

    Bookmark   January 30, 2013 at 10:42PM
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piranha338(8/9)

Wow, it looks like you have been having some good success with rooting the col de dame cuttings! I have heard that the col de dame figs are often hard to root and very slow growing varieties. Have you found this to be true?

Also, I have been hoping to get my hands on sme cuttings to start, but I unfortunately missed the UCD deadline to order the figs :(. Would you be willing to share where you were able to find some cuttings? I wold love to start my own and then share them with everybody else since they are such desirable figs! Best of luck with your little guys!

    Bookmark   March 31, 2013 at 1:46PM
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rjcantor

Congratulations!

    Bookmark   April 3, 2013 at 3:16AM
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tmc2009

I haven't grown any col de dame varieties before but haven't noticed anything unusual with them. The Black Madeira and Ischia Black are still the slowest to start.

    Bookmark   April 3, 2013 at 8:11AM
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patriota(9)

I have overpruned my trees this year

This post was edited by patriota on Thu, Dec 19, 13 at 23:13

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