sean mitchell asked 13 years ago

I want to Grow a few hundred common box from small cuttings. Can I do so now or should I wait until later.I have 50M of soil warming cable, would using this speed up rooting.

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 3 years ago
Box roots very easily and the cuttings are normally taken in September and rooted in a cold  frame, or even in the open ground.

Box can be rooted in late spring or summer too and soil warming would help, by speeding up rooting, though it is not essential.