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climbing rose cutting

Posted by myth111 (My Page) on
Tue, Jul 3, 07 at 17:59

hi
if I take a cutting from a climbing rose , will it grow as a climber? or does the root stock determine whether it be a climber or not?

thanks


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RE: climbing rose cutting

I would certainly hope so. I know the cuttings I made a few years ago of a few climbers resulted in new climbers. Just took a few years to get really big.


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RE: climbing rose cutting

thanks webgator I will give it a try


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RE: climbing rose cutting

It will grow as the variety that you cut it from, meaning the grafted variety. So, if you take a cutting from Blaze grafted on Dr. Huey and root it, you will get a plant of Blaze on its own roots.

The rootstock has nothing to do with whether or not the grafted variety is a climber.


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