Rooting a Rose clipping - Knowledgebase Question

Pineville, LA (Zone 8A)
Question by nellbjohnson
April 20, 2007
I have a clipping of an old fashion rose and would like to know how I can root it.

Answer from NGA
April 20, 2007



I apologize for this delayed reply to your gardening question and hope it is still helpful to you.

Rose cuttings can be dipped in premoistened rooting hormone and then placed in a loose planting medium and covered with a clear cover. Then place it in a bright spot out of direct sunlight and in a few weeks it should be rooting. The following web site offers more info on how to do this:

Thanks for the question. Best wishes for a wonderful gardening season. Please stop in again soon!

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