Favorite Discover the secrets of Misting Systems used to propagate plants

Great news, you can now learn the highly guarded secrets of plant propagation misting systems! This PDF was written using my many years of designing, building, and selling misting systems for plant propagators. These secrets you will learn will save … Continue reading

Misting system nozzle calculator

Here is a handy calculator I developed to help determine how many mist nozzles you can safely use per misting zone. It will also show how much water will be used each day. This figure comes in very handy if … Continue reading

How I get softwood cuttings that will be rooted under my misting system

Gathering cuttings to place under your misting system can be quite a chore. But it really doesn’t need to be. Misting systems are great for rooting cuttings. They make quick work out of the process of the cutting forming roots … Continue reading

An easy way to select the correct misting system parts

Are you looking for parts to build a misting system to propagate plants? Read this article to find out why you are wasting time…

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Are you ready for a misting system malfunction?

No, well it doesn’t really take much to be prepared in the event that a piece of your misting system decides to stop working. Of course, this is more likely to happen at the worst possible time, like when you … Continue reading

37 shrubs that are easy to propagate from softwood cuttings

Softwood cuttings are taken in summer of the following plants are quite easy to root and should be a saleable plant in a short amount of time.   Beautyberry (Callicarpa japonica) Beautybush (Kolkwitzia amabilis) Blue mist shrub (Caryopteris x clandonensis) … Continue reading

What effect does salt have on ornamental plants and groundcovers?

I recently wrote an E-book on the effects salt has on ornamental plants and groundcovers. It explains how soil becomes saline (salty), the effects salt has on plants, as well as how to reduce the salinity of your soil. Download … Continue reading

4 links on protecting your plants from freezing by spraying them with water

I recently mentioned writing an article on exactly how spraying water on your tender plants during a frost or freeze protects them. Well, I am feeling a bit lazy and decided to give you a few links instead to articles … Continue reading

Customize Google news with plant propagation stories

For those of you that are not aware that you can customize the news you receive from Google News, I have a great tip for you. First, you must have a Google account to be able to use this feature. … Continue reading

A customer reveals how he kept his plants from freezing using his misting system

I recently heard from Lee Bridges, a customer who lives in Florida. I have been working with him for a while as he has been assembling a very extensive misting and watering system for his nursery. He wanted to order … Continue reading