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Can I make lemonade from this lemon?? pics

Posted by tulipsmiles 6 South of Boston (My Page) on
Sun, Apr 17, 11 at 12:55

I was doing some Spring trimming and in error, I cut this piece of Sweet Autumn Clematis. See pic 1
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I'm hoping to "make lemonade" from my error and dig a hole and place these little leafed out nodules in it and hope they'll sprout roots. See pic 2
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Am I totally wrong? Is there any hope for growing a new plant from my mistake?

Thanks


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RE: Can I make lemonade from this lemon?? pics

  • Posted by bob414 USDA 9 Sunset 15 (My Page) on
    Sun, Apr 17, 11 at 16:16

Doesn't hurt to try. I planted a Montana at one end of a fence a few years ago and pruned it back as I always do a newly planted clematis. I was wishing I had one on the other end of the fence and on a whim I stuck the cutting in the ground at the other end of the fence and it grew. I don't know the odds, but it can happen.


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