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#302835 - January 11th, 2010 at 08:02 PM raspberry cuttings??  
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does anyone know if i take raspberry shoots and cut them up[8 inches]and stick them in the ground in late feb. or march.will they root?I live in tennessee.I have a nursery and want to start growin raspberrie plants to sell.some plants will root this way, will raspberries?I have a neighbor that has some i can get the shoots but NOT dig up the root. thanks

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#302840 - January 11th, 2010 at 09:56 PM Re: raspberry cuttings?? [Re: treegrower1]  
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The best way to propagate Raspberries is to 'layer" the tips of the canes by pinning them to the ground until spring when the cane will root and produce a new cane. When it starts to show good growth, you can snip the mother cane and transplant the new plant.

http://www.thegardenhelper.com/raspberry.html



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#302864 - January 12th, 2010 at 02:30 AM Re: raspberry cuttings?? [Re: Wild Willy]  
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 Originally Posted By: Wild Willy
The best way to propagate Raspberries is to 'layer" the tips of the canes by pinning them to the ground until spring when the cane will root and produce a new cane. When it starts to show good growth, you can snip the mother cane and transplant the new plant.

http://www.thegardenhelper.com/raspberry.html


This is how i have done mine too and works like a charm ....even allows you to have proper spacing between plants .......good advice !!!!!!!

#302867 - January 12th, 2010 at 03:46 AM Re: raspberry cuttings?? [Re: dwolf419]  
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that may be good if the plants were already at my place and i just wanted a dozen or so plants.I am wanting to start somewhere between 500-1000.alot of nurseries start althea and plants like that by sticking shoots off of 1yr. growth in the ground in feb. or mar.But do not know any that grows ras. and wondered if this would work.Doing tip layers is alright for a homeowner but i want to start doing several and for resale

#302872 - January 12th, 2010 at 05:33 AM Re: raspberry cuttings?? [Re: treegrower1]  
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all i can say is ...try and succeed do so again ...try and fail dont do it again .......

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#303914 - January 26th, 2010 at 06:53 PM Re: raspberry cuttings?? [Re: dwolf419]  
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#319513 - May 28th, 2010 at 03:09 PM Re: raspberry cuttings?? [Re: Wild Willy]  
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Hello Treegrower1 --- I was looking for the same information about raspberries. I found this place you might get your answers here..... http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/hort/hil/hil-8700.html

this is good information if you want to root cuttings and not have to do it in another person's yard where they live and you appreciate the cuttings, but do not want to bother them for their yard space......hope this helps.......CArol


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