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Mulberry Cuttings

Posted by ig_wend 5 PA (My Page) on
Wed, May 10, 06 at 0:26

Hi everyone! We are selling our house. There are four mulberry trees (they give wonderful black berries in the summer) that grow in our backyard (my son received a young tree that his friend gave him 10 years ago and since then 3 more have grown). There are no small trees that I can dig up and replant in our new home. I was thinking of growing mulberry trees from cuttings but I am not sure if this is possible. Does anyone have experience or suggestions with mulberry cuttings? Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!


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RE: Mulberry Cuttings

Have had best luck with hardwood cuttings taken in winter.... apply 0.8% IBA (Rooting hormone) takes 75-100 days to root.
very easy from seed


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RE: Mulberry Cuttings

georgez5il, thank you very much for your response! I imagine the seeds are in the berries (which are quite delicious). Is there a best way using seeds? Should I just take some of the berries and plant them where I want them to grow or is there more to it? Thank you once again!


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