Clematis prop. from cuttings - tips?
szcelmer at chip.ucdavis.edu
Mon Mar 20 17:35:13 EST 1995
Kevin Crader (kc at tiac.net) wrote:
: I would like to propagate some Clematis vines growing in my patio, but
: I've never had any root in past attempts. I have had good luck with many
: other species.
: Any tips to help me - possibly time of year, length of cuttings, etc?
: Zone 6 Lexington MA
Kevin- You'll have best luck with cuttings of your Clemantis if you take
young wood in the spring or partially matured wood in the summer.
Semi-hardwood or hard wood should be treated with rooting hormone.
Layering also works well. good luck.
B. Celmer btcelmer at ucdavis.edu
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