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taking a cutting from redwood dogwod

Posted by finchelover 5b-6 (My Page) on
Thu, Nov 5, 09 at 13:45

can I take a cutting now from a redwood dogwood and if so then should I place in root tone ,set it in water to root or what. Do it now or wait till Spring


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RE: taking a cutting from redwood dogwod

I've rooted them in water. I had a few willows in there too just to help the situation. Spring cuttings would be the best to root, in my judgment.

-Little John


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RE: taking a cutting from redwood dogwod

hardwood cuttings are easy too. When you notice the new buds begin to swell in early spring/late winter, cut a few branches and pot them in a shady area. Keep them watered, uncovered, and let they stay in the pots until fall. Those that root will leaf out and grow. I did lots of these this past spring. Redtwig dogwood, not the red flowering tree.


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