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Q.Macadamia Bush Nut tree

Zone Dalbeg, Queensland, Australia, 4807 | Nicki Bradwell added on December 12, 2017 | Answered

We have found a bush macadamia nut tree and have some cuttings. What is the best way to strike a cutting please? Old wood, new wood and how long will it take to strike? We live in Nth QLD (Dalbeg)
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Answered on December 13, 2017

Well, by far, the easiest way to guarantee a cutting is by taking new wood. This will mean that it will take a little longer to mature, but you can get much better success rates with new wood. This article will give you more information on taking cuttings from shrubs and trees: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/tgen/how-to-root-cuttings-from-various-shrubs-bushes-and-trees.htm

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