can i get more for my buck?

MatthebruteApril 7, 2012

I just bought a pack of 3 hosta roots and I was curious if there is any way i can divide one of the bigger ones into multiple palnts. i read they reproduce from Rhizomes but not sude how to take cuttings and such. i have the roots available as i havent planted one yet (already planted other 2)

would be nice if i could get 3-4 out of this last root or even more if its possible.

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It will be possible to get several plants from that root system in a few years, after it's had time to multiply. Each root system has only one crown and you have to have one crown for each plant.


    Bookmark   April 7, 2012 at 1:36PM
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ok great thank you for the reply.

    Bookmark   April 7, 2012 at 2:21PM
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ken_adrian Adrian MI cold Z5

it would depend on the actual size of the root you have .. and w/o a pic.. what she said ...


    Bookmark   April 7, 2012 at 4:13PM
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