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05/10/2013 at 15:22
wht is the difference between bud and node, the pictures are unclear and both look the same.
05/10/2013 at 15:23
What is the difference between cutting above a "bud" and then a "node" pictures a bit out of focus for me and both look the same.
05/10/2013 at 17:05

O'I don't know about 20 years ago you could buy a clear rooting jelly that you put your geraniums in. it was like clear wallpaper paste in a light green bottle

 

James

24/10/2014 at 14:40

Would it be okay to just cover the cuttings if there is a danger of v cold weather or frost? If I heat the greenhouse how hot should it be? Haven't got enough window calls!

mary 

29/04/2015 at 11:19

I've never taken cuttings before can it be done at this time of year? I left my geraniums in a light shed over winter and they are now very straggly. Can I take cuttings or just cut them back a bit?

 

20/08/2015 at 18:31
Pelargoniums!
09/02/2016 at 07:54
Can I take geranium cuttings now or is it to late
09/02/2016 at 07:59

If you're talking about pelargoniums, I find they take most of the year round.  Should be fine now. 

 

09/02/2016 at 10:09
Do geraniums come back year after year?
09/02/2016 at 11:21

Yes. But they can get a bit straggly, so prune them hard and fleece them well. Also, it's quite nice to bring in new stock to ring the changes. I find that they root anywhere anytime, especially in our gravel carpark - Am I just lucky?

09/02/2016 at 11:52
Thanks Biofreak, it's the first time last year that I had bought them, so when I was tidying up on Sunday, I thought do I or don't I throw them, one looks quite green at the bottom, I love the smell of them when they are flowering : )
09/02/2016 at 14:58

My last batch are now in their 4th year in tubs outside. A wonderful present that just go on and on - I have added irises/small daffs and tulips amongst the geraniums (only a long narrow earthenware tub - and they all flower before the geraniums so gives a great show.

09/02/2016 at 19:05
I look forward to seeing your photos in summer, thanks I know never to throw them now : )
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