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Spindlewood Trees

Zone Prince Edward County | Alann added on November 4, 2017 | Answered

I would like to start a spindlewood tree from seeds and/or cuttings. Do I need to freeze the seeds and when should I start cuttings ?

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BushDoctor
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Answered on November 4, 2017

It is much easier to start from cuttings, and to do this when it starts to warm up in spring. Take from the new growth for easier rooting. I will include an articlefor more on this subject here: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/tgen/how-to-root-cuttings-from-various-shrubs-bushes-and-trees.htm

If you choose to do it from seed, it is necessary to know the steps to break its stubborn dormancy. This website explains how to do so: http://www.treeseedonline.com/store/p136/Spindle_Tree%2FCommon_Spindle_%28euonymus_europeaus%29.html

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