Shrub Propagation

Japanese-Dappled-Willow shrub propagationShrub propagation posts! Here you will find several options for propagating shrubs to enhance your landscape. Whether your garden just needs a few more or maybe you would like to share some with friends, plant propagation can be a fun way to play in the garden.

Shrub propagation posts included on Growing The Home Garden:

  • Hydrangea
  • Japanese Dappled Willow
  • Red Twig Dogwood
  • Spirea
  • Yew (Densiformis)

This list is not all inclusive and will be amended with all the posts over time. Please enjoy reading these plant propagation posts.

Growing Plants from Hardwood Cuttings

I’ve always been one to enjoy experimenting with plant propagation in the garden. This past weekend, since the weather was so pleasant, I went on  hardwood cutting spree.  Hardwood cuttings are very easy to do. The success rate varies quite a lot depending on the type of plants you are trying to propagate. I took …

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5 Shrubs to Propagate in Late Fall or Winter (Hardwood Cuttings)

We’re entering the middle of November which means not only is that turkey get closer to being roasted but it’s also time for hardwood cuttings!  There are quite a few plants that will easily grow from hardwood cuttings and are well worth trying for any budget minded gardener.  Free plants are always a good thing …

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Propagating ‘Shasta’ Viburnum (Viburnum plicatum f. tomentosum) from Cuttings

I have many favorite plants (as all gardeners can attest to) but I am really a big fan of viburnums. Many viburnums have showy flowers in the spring, leafy green foliage throughout the growing season, and great fall color. Some are evergreen, many provide food for the birds in the form of berries, and they …

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hydrangea propagation through cuttings

Hydrangea Propagation (Hydrangea macrophylla)

Every gardener likes a hydrangea in the garden. Likewise every gardener likes having more hydrangeas in the garden! So why not propagate a few more hydrangeas for your garden? Of course you have to have a suitable spot for one but if you have a garden location with dappled morning sun and afternoon shade you …

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