Would you like to boost your stock of garden plants without spending a fortune? Then this Masterclass with horticultural expert and Associate Editor, David Hurrion is the course for you. During the one-hour session you'll get the know-how you need to take plant cuttings with confidence, plus be able to ask questions in a live Q&A.
How plants propagate themselves
Structure of plant; roots, stems, leaves; rooting potential stem and node
How plants produce roots from cut stems; callusing, root initiation
Different types of cuttings
Time of year of different cuttings
Time to root of different cutting types
Conditions needed for rooting
Are hormone rooting compounds necessary?
Compost; functions of compost; compost additions
Propagators; additional heat for rooting; when is this needed