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  • Date Photo Taken

    08 / 27 / 2016

  • Season Photo Was Taken

    Summer

  • Region Photo Was Taken

    Southeast

  • City

    Brunswick

  • State

    Georgia

  • Posted by

    Hugh

Notes:

I can’t figure out how to add a question to the Q & A section so, I have these three desert roses pictured (pink, red & purple) and they are growing quite well. I need to cut them back and I need to know when to cut them back. I also want to root the cuttings. I tried to root about 2 dozen cuttings this past spring and only got one cutting to root, not bad. So, any help and/or insight would be great. Hugh

Comments

  • laura735 Unregistered says:

    Link below with information for pruning and propagation from cuttings of desert roses. Best wishes! http://lee.ifas.ufl.edu/Hort/GardenPubsAZ/Dessert_Rose_Adenium_obesum.pdf

    August 31st, 2016 at 12:54am

  • goplantgo Flower Fanatic says:

    Hi Hugh, Generally blooming plants can be cut back shortly after flowering, so that any buds for the next season are not affected. As for cuttings, check out this article and video: https://www.goplantgo.com/ArticleCuttings Enjoy!

    August 30th, 2016 at 8:16pm

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