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  • Propagating Chrysanthemums by Cuttings – Cut Flower Garden

    One of the best ways to get the most for your money in the garden is to propagate plants by cuttings. Luckily for cut flower growers, propagating chrysanthemums by cuttings is insanely easy. First, you’ll need to select the cuttings. I like to take cuttings that are nice and tall. This way, I can take several cuttings from the same stem. Remember, make sure that you’re only taking cuttings from plants that don’t have a patent. Once I’ve selected my cutting, I’m simply going to cut the stem into multiple two inch sections. I always like to make the cut just above the leaf node. This will allow the cutting…

  • Chrysanthemum Cuttings in the Mail! Thanks King’s Mums!

    One of my favorite things about gardening is ordering various goodies in the mail. Now, it’s not that I just love shopping or anything like that – I simply love when a little package full of flowery potential shows up to my door. In most cases, I’ll make a bulb or plant order while I’m deep in the depths of the cold winter. There’s usually snow on the ground, and I can quickly be swept up in a brightly colored flower daydream. One of the late purchases that I made this year was from King’s Mums. King’s mums specializes in some of the most beautiful heirloom chrysanthemum cuttings that I’ve…