I'm glad you are keeping this post updated, such a joy to read.
A quick question, when do you remove the cuttings from the propagator?
I always struggle with this decision, too soon or too late and it dies
I really hope I will be able to do something decent with it over the next couple of years too.
I have bad experience with "ground planting" I think it is due to the bad soil I have available, it is going into a colander next spring for sure.
The zip-tie is to accentuate the...
Inspired by Greg's terrific thread I'm gonna make brooms I am trying to develop my own broom starting from a small Chinese Elm cutting.
The cutting was taken on April 1st 2015, and on the 10th of May it was looking like this
What I did first was cut the small branch down
I then used a...
I don't know if anyone answered your question about the Azaleas, sorry I didnt read the whole thread so, if someone did, I apologize...
A few years ago I managed to get my hands on a Kaho azalea (that I've killed and couldn't replace since ) and had similar questions. you will find...
I 'd say wait longer, keep taking care of them
Smoke said it takes about 60 days for the new shots to show, mine was taken on April 1st and still doesn't have any shots, just some green shades showing on the cut
It seems I got my start-up broom :)
A Chinese elm cutting that (looks like) took
I was thinking to remove the lower branch and the right and cut back the one on the left to the same level as the other one
what do you think ?
(Hope you don't mind me posting in your thread)