azalea propagation

happygirl-gardenerSeptember 6, 2006

I am a newby gardner. I was given a piece of pink azalea from a big healthy plant. Should I mist this? IF not how should I propagate this little girl.

Thanks Joan

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georgez5il(z5 IL)

Cuttings should be 2-4 inches long. "Wound" (remove a small portion of bark at the base of cutting) the cutting apply 0.8% IBA (rooting hormone) stick in well drained soil & mist takes 30-70 days to root

    Bookmark   September 6, 2006 at 10:01AM
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gw:happygirl-gardener

Thanks so much, she's already set and being misted. I'll let you know how I do.

    Bookmark   September 6, 2006 at 1:54PM
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