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Cuttings from cuttings

Posted by jduren 5 MO. (My Page) on
Wed, Apr 10, 13 at 20:52

I took some cuttings from petunias three weeks ago. Now they have rooted well and have doubled in size. I will re pot this group this week and will need to trim them back. I would assume i can take the cutting from the newly rotted group?...Jack


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RE: Cuttings from cuttings

  • Posted by gjcore 5 South Aurora Co. (My Page) on
    Wed, Apr 10, 13 at 21:40

You can but be careful about taking too much from any single plant.


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RE: Cuttings from cuttings

no problem, just make sure your mother plant is very healthy


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RE: Cuttings from cuttings

I have thought about doing the same thing, but I have more than enough petunias at this point and am out of space. You definitely want to at least pinch back the cutting, so they bush out. Three weeks seems a little young to do more than snip off one piece, but if you do that, in three more weeks it may be ready to give you several cutting from each.


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