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Cutting Globes

Discussion in 'Fruits & Vegetables' started by Gardening with Rabbits, Feb 18, 2018.

  1. Feb 18, 2018
    Gardening with Rabbits

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    Collector

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    Never tried it but kind of a neat little set up. I can tell you this for sure, if I had it I would definitely put it to use on some of the harder thing to germinate.
     
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    majorcatfish

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    now thats cool...i like it
     
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    I used something similar about 10 or so years ago, I used it on shrubs and vines, worked pretty good as I remember. One could make their own with a little ingenuity, a used Styrofoam coffee cup/with lid, cut in half lengthwise and held together with a twist tie, not as elegant looking but will do the job.

    Annette
     
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    thistlebloom

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    That's a pretty cool little gizmo. I can think of all kinds of things I'd like to propagate.
     
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    Collector

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    I have a hard time with cuttings seems like only about 1 out of 10 survives my system. That may help things a lot.
     
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    I've used plastic bags ~ is that what you've used ``` Never used rooting compound ~ they suggest that ```
     
  8. Feb 19, 2018
    Nyboy

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    Plastic soda bottle
     
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    for air layering, plastic wrap. for stick in the ground cuttings, covered with half a 2 liter bottle in the shade under a tree so they got a little sun only in the morning. moved once they started showing signs of growing/budding out.

    for mums, just chopped the plant into chunks and stuck them into some old potting mix. used a little rooting compound powder on the end but i don't think that would have made any difference as every single one of them survived.
     
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    That orb makes it look so easy!
     
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