Is this a good time for tip layering.

lazygardener(z8 OR ,Bverton)August 12, 2007

I want to use tip layering method on weigela and dogwood.

Is this a good time or should I wait until september.

Also if root hormone will be necessary for this method.

Thanks,

-lg

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calistoga_al

The sooner the better. Layering requires time for roots to form, much longer than from cuttings for the plants you are working with. Al

    Bookmark   August 13, 2007 at 10:26AM
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samfawzy10(Z5)

you can do layering any time just make sure you water it more often.
Hormone may be necessary if you want to root cuttings.
As Al mentioned - rooting weigela from cutting is much easier and faster to root.

    Bookmark   August 13, 2007 at 12:58PM
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