Propagating a lilac

Discussion in 'Plant Propagation' started by momk, Jun 22, 2006.

  1. momk

    momk Member

    Messages:
    1
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    newfoundland
    Re: Planting New Trees

    hi i am new to this site and love all the help that you guys give. I have one question and that is can you take a branch off of a lilic tree and start a new tree with it. i just love them.thank you momk
     
  2. Newt

    Newt Well-Known Member 10 Years

    Messages:
    1,275
    Likes Received:
    2
    Location:
    Maryland USA zone 7
    Re: Planting New Trees

    Hi Momk,

    Glad you find the posts helpful. :) To propagate your lilac you can either dig up the suckers or take cuttings of either hardwood or softwood. This site explains how to take the different cuttings and grow them.
    http://muextension.missouri.edu/xplor/agguides/hort/g06970.htm

    Newt
     
  3. Daniel Mosquin

    Daniel Mosquin Paragon of Plants UBC Botanical Garden Forums Administrator Forums Moderator 10 Years

    Messages:
    10,307
    Likes Received:
    456
    Location:
    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    (these two posts moved to plant propagation forum from another thread)
     

Share This Page