How To Clone A Plant
Cloning a plant will produce a genetically identical offspring, but it takes knowledge, some skill, and consideration for patents.
Many gardeners are well versed in propagating plants by planting seed, but there are a number of other propagating techniques worth learning. Although some complex methods of propagation belong to the realm of professional horticulturalists, many are simple enough for home gardeners, even beginners. The articles that follow will help you understand how to start new plants using different propagation methods.
Without pollination, many of our favorite food crops would cease to exist. Read on to learn more about how wind pollination works.
Dividing plants is essential to maintaining their healt. A popular idea to consider is dividing garden plants to give as gifts. Click here.
What is Dutch bucket hydroponics and what are the benefits of a Dutch bucket growing system? Click here to find out.
Growing veggies in banana trunks is an innovative way to garden. Banana trunk planters may just be the next new thing. Learn more here.
What is semi-hydroponics? The following article discusses growing semi-hydroponics at home and DIY semi-hydroponics. Click here.
Plant propagation for beginners is a matter of trial and error often, but some tips can help guarantee success. Click here to learn more.
Successful plant propagation during the offseason requires knowledge in when to take cuttings and what plants to propagate. Learn more here.
One way for plant breeders to protect their new cultivars is to patent them. You are not allowed to propagate patented plants without the permission of the patent holder. For more information on plant patents and propagation, click this article.
Those who are new to gardening or online shopping may not think to check the product details to see if the plants are shipped in pots or bare root. What are bare root plants? Click here for that answer, as well as information on bare root plant care.
Some gardeners think of volunteer plants in gardens as free bonus plants. Others consider them weeds. This article explains how to use volunteer plants to your best advantage and how to eliminate unwanted volunteers.
Plant propagation containers can be as simple as recycled kitchen containers or as elaborate as commercial self-watering systems. Read this article for tips on suitable propagating pots.
Adventitious roots are among these various types of root forms, and may no doubt lead you to wonder, what does adventitious mean. This article will help answer that question.
When one thinks of plant propagation, they generally thinks of sexual reproduction through seeds or cuttings. Other plants produce bulbils, which can be used to grow plants. This article explains more.
Plant division involves digging up plants and dividing them into two or more sections. Discover the how and when of dividing plants in the following article so you can add more plants to the garden while keeping them healthy.
Plant propagation is an important step in producing additional plants in the garden or home. Take a look at some of the different forms of plant propagation in this article. Click here to learn more.