Mahonia
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Cutting top of a plant

Zone Lincoln, uk | Anonymous added on September 13, 2017 | Answered

Can I cut the top of this mahonia plant and plant the cutting in the garden?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on September 14, 2017

Yes, Mahonia can be grown from cuttings. Semi-hardwood (also called semi-softwood) cuttings are best for Mahonia. These articles explain how to take the cuttings and root them, then plant them:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/projects/rooting-plant-cuttings.htm
https://content.ces.ncsu.edu/plant-propagation-by-stem-cuttings-instructions-for-the-home-gardener
http://hortupdate.unl.edu/Cuttings1

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