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    Quote Originally Posted by roitelet View Post
    The willow will root as well!!!!
    Yeah I know, but I need some willow for the wet areas
    Last edited by Small pumpkin; 15-03-2019 at 01:24 PM.
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    I had some scales off a lily bulb a couple of months ago and put them into a pot of damp vermiculite today I potted on 5 small lilies from them, quite pleased with that as I was going to throw them out and they are from a named lily bulb,,,, all I need to do now is find the name
    Last edited by rary; 15-03-2019 at 08:39 PM.
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    boatsman is offline Rooter
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    Willow roots easily in a bucket of water. I have grown several bushes this way. Apparently the willow produces a growth hormone; hence the old trick of putting an aspirin tablet in a vase of flowers to keep the flowers alive longer. Aspirin is derived from salicylic acid which in turn is found in willow cuttings.

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