• Bethany •

    37 shrubs that are easy to propagate from cuttings and how to propagate shrubs from softwood cuttings

  • Cathy Cute

    37 shrubs that are easy to propagate from cuttings37 shrubs that are easy to propagate from cuttings Many deciduous garden shrubs can be propagated by softwood cuttings taken in summer. The ones listed below tend to root quickly and grow into viable shrubs in a short period of time. Beautyberry (Callicarpa japonica) Beautybush (Kolkwitzia amabilis) Blue mist shrub (Caryopteris x clandonensis) Burning bush (Euonymus alatus) Butterfly bush (Buddleia davidii) Chinese stranvaesia (Stranvaesia davidiana) Crape myrtle (Lagerstroemia indica) Daphne (Daphne caucasica) Deciduous azaleas (Rhododendron cvs.) Elders (Sambucus spp.) Enkianthus (Enkianthus campanulatus) Flowering quince (Chaenomeles speciosa) Forsythias (Forsythia spp.) Honeysuckles (Lonicera spp.) Hydrangeas (Hydrangea spp.) Japanese maples (Acer palmatum cvs.) Kerria (Kerria japonica) Large fothergilla (Fothergilla major) Lilac (Syringa vulgaris) Magnolias (Magnolia spp.) Mock orange (Philadelphus coronarius) Redtwig dogwood (Cornus alba and sericea) Rugosa rose (Rosa rugosa) Serviceberries (Amelanchier spp.) Slender deutzia (Deutzia gracilis) Smoke tree (Cotinus coggygria) Spireas (Spiraea spp.) Stewartia (Stewartia pseudocamellia) Summersweet (Clethra alnifolia) Sweetshrub (Calycanthus floridus) Viburnums (Viburnum x burkwoodii and carlesii) Virginia sweetspire (Itea virginica) Weigelas (Weigela spp.) Willows (Salix spp.) Wintercreeper (Euonymus fortunei) Winter hazels (Corylopsis spp.) Witch hazels (Hamamelis spp.)

  • Daily Bee

    Are you looking for ways to save money in your landscape? Learn how to take softwood cuttings from existing plants. These hydrangea cuttings should form roots in less than six weeks. Tips from Fine Gardening magazine.

  • Becky Snider

    All about propagating plants.

  • Alisa Turner

    37 shrubs that are easy to propagate from cuttings - Propagate Your Shrubs from Softwood Cuttings With the right tools and conditions, it's easy to propagate new plants from softwood shoots. (These hydrangea cuttings should form roots in less than six weeks)

  • Celia Knox

    Propagating cuttings

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