How to take softwood cuttings of herbs

Monty Don shows how to take softwood cuttings from the fresh shoots of shrubs such as rosemary and lavender in this video guide.

Do it:

Jun, Jul

Monty Don demonstrates how easy it is to take softwood cuttings from the fresh shoots of shrubs such as rosemary and lavender. Simply follow his short video guide to learn when and how to do it, what equipment you'll need, and why time is of the essence.

Advertisement

Related video inspiration

Advertisement

Discover more ideas and inspiration

Related content

Growing parsley

How to prune stepover apples in summer

How to create an asparagus bed

Related offers

Offer

Save £17 on blackcurrants

Enjoy the delicious taste of fresh, home-grown blackcurrants for less. You can buy one blackcurrant 'Ben Connan' for £9.99, or save £17.98 when you buy three for just £11.99.

Order now

Offer

Raspberry 'Polka' offer

Save over £15 on Raspberry 'Polka' plants

These disease-resistant autumn raspberry plants are high-fruit yielding, thornless and can be grown in containers. Save £7.99 when you buy six bare-root canes for £9.99, or save over £15 when you buy twelve for just £19.99.

Order now

Offer

Monty Don Ireland holiday

Meet Monty in Ireland

Explore some of Ireland's most breathtaking gardens on an exclusive four-night tour. Special guest Monty Don will join you for a garden tour and give an entertaining evening talk on his gardening life. Flights, four-star hotel, breakfast and four additional meals included in price.

Use code: GWIR

Order now