You do not have to put your freshly dug suckers or shoots into pots.
Mar 02, Cutting Selection – Select approximately three or four stem cuttings from the stock plant to ensure a better survival rate. The cuttings should be between three to five inches in length and contain two to three nodes.
While making the cutting, use a sharp pruner or scissors to make a clean stumppruning.clubg: Campbell TX. Apr 25, To plant your freshly dug lilac sucker in the ground, dig a hole deep enough, loosen up the soil some by digging around with your shovel.
Place your lilac sucker or shoot into the hole and fill back with the loose soil. Gently firm it in with your foot. Water it in well.
Keep your fresh planted lilac watered until it is stumppruning.clubs: Sep 21, Dip the cut end in powdered rooting hormone. Fill several 4-inch containers with a mixture of 1/2 perlite and 1/2 peat moss. Plant a lilac cutting in each container, with the bare stem approximately 3 inches deep in the soil. Wipe pruners or a sharp Missing: Campbell TX. May 13, Cut off about 2/3 of the plant’s height or to just above the bottom two sets of leaves on each stem. Take care not to cut into the woody part of the plant which can cause damage.
Leave a. Mar 31, patrob Goldthwaite, TX (Zone 8a) Mar 31, I discovered a lilac blooming today in the yard of an old house on the ranch we bought last summer right in the middle of Texas.
The bush is at least six feet tall and as wide, but not full and the blooms are not large.