Grape cuttings- hormone as gel or powder

Black grapes from friend MB were left in damp straw for a bit too long. HOpe they are ok. Anyway, cut across a bud- half dipped in gel – nearest metal fence. Half dipped in old hormone powder. I’ll tell you how they went once we have the results in. They are protected from […]

Quince cuttings – how to get them rooted

I have a small exercise- not really a trial, but three rows of quince cuttings. Some were soaked in 200 mm of water for a week, while another group were soaked in the same volume of water, but these had chopped up willow (young) sticks in the water, to provide hormone that should encourage […]