One-node fig cuttings, Revisited (Pt. 1)

So, after my first small scale experiment with one-node fig cuttings last year (where I had essentially wasted those fig cuttings, I didn’t have any success trying) I gave up on the idea for a little while. I direct-planted them in cups, with one half of the bud facing up and one facing below the…

Rooting Pomegranate Cuttings: Two Different Methods

I rooted around 100 pomegranate cuttings over the last year using two different techniques. I lost a few cuttings, but for the most part had good success using two methods that are also commonly used to propagate figs: ROOTING CUTTINGS DIRECTLY IN SOIL (or drinking cups with drainage holes drilled in them, in this case)…

Hello world!

Hi everyone, and welcome to our new blog! We’re excited to share our homesteading and botanical experiences with you, and hope you’ll continue to check back on my progress from time to time!