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Spirea cuttings....

Posted by carrie630 z7bNC (My Page) on
Tue, May 8, 07 at 8:49

A commercial grower in a nursery close by told me that I could root spireas by merely putting them in a glass of water and wait for the roots to form.... That sounds way too easy, is there any truth to that?

I know about layering, etc., I just wanted something quick and easy and would love to know if that works. After this post, I am going to see if it DOES indeed work and will post my results.

Thanks for any information or experience anyone has about this

Carrie


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RE: Spirea cuttings....

I have propagated spirea by taking a green cutting dipping it in a little rooting hormone and putting it in a pot in the shade, they have taken pretty quickly for me.


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RE: Spirea cuttings....

Thank you, laryssabeth - I will try that - Can I use MG potting mix?

Carrie


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