This propagation technique is easy, so you may want to take multiple cuttings (or slips) throughout the fall and winter, and share the extra plants with fellow gardeners. Take hardwood cuttings from deciduous shrubs and vines (see the suggested plant list) in the fall, after ‘leaf drop’, and before the ground is frozen.
Easy Plants to Propagate by Cuttings. It’s always best to take cuttings early in the morning, when the parent plant is still turgid, i.e.
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The plants listed below are good choices for the rugged coastal conditions of Massachusetts. The Coastal Beach Plant List, Coastal Dune Plant List, and Coastal Bank Plant List give recommended species for each specified location (some species overlap because they thrive in various conditions).
Apr 23, 8 of Blue Star Juniper. This dwarf evergreen shrub makes for an easy ground-cover garden addition, especially with its signature blue needles. The slow-growing plant spreads outward rather than upward, only reaching between one and three feet tall. Sep 08, Common Witch Hazel (Hamamelis virginiana) David Beaulieu. Witch hazel is another low-maintenance shrub giving both spring and fall interest (although very little in summer). In spring, this flowering shrub is one of the first plants to bloom (a trait that is always highly valued in the North).