Settlers used this method to keep their cutting alive until they arrived to their destination. (Pencil size stems are best.) This demonstration uses roses that were given to her. "You can keep on enjoying them, by cutting the stem, inserting them in a potato and planting them!" Be sure to chose varieties that will grow well where you live from non-patented plants.
"Poison Ivy Killer: Prevent problems with poison ivy growing in your yard by adding 3 pounds of salt to a gallon of soapy water, and spraying the mixture on the leaves and stems of the poison ivy plants."
Easy Gardening: Growing Vegetables Plants from Kitchen Scraps!
Growing Vegetables Plants from Kitchen Scraps! - celery scraps growing roots and new stalks. One way is to use kitchen scraps to grow plants! Yes a lot of foods you disregard as not edible and/or trash can in fact grow into a plant and give you more fruits and vegetables! It is an alternative way of growing a vegetable garden then growing from seed or buying a bunch of plants.