If you have a clematis vine you love (or a friend does), this tip shows you how to take cuttings to create more vines—that's what propagation is. It's a great way to get free plants without much effort. I'll walk you through the steps so you can propagate
"Propagate from cuttings, I can’t just toss those cut stems away, putting them to waste. Each stem can make a whole new tree, and fairly easily.set up a little propagator for rooting some of these “hardwood cuttings.
I would love a beautiful garden this summer. Dividing plants is a great guide to why, when, which & how. Very thorough explanation with a terrific cheat sheet for common perennials. Come have a look & bookmark the cheat sheet.
Gardening Ideas: Cinnamon Makes a Great Rooting Hormone Substitute! (All Things Plants)Use cinnamon as a substitute for rooting hormone. It also kills fungus and bacteria at the same time. I will never buy Rootone again : )