How to calculate the spacing of your misting nozzles

Misting nozzles come in all shapes and sizes, delivering small droplets to large and everything in between. Choosing the best droplet size for your specific application is sometimes a trial and error process. Getting the spacing correct between them can … Continue reading

How to Make Money at Home Growing Small Landscape Plants on 1/20 Acre or Less

You are welcome to use the free gardening article listed below on your website or in your newsletter as long as you reprint them as, including the contact information at the end. You must include an active link back to … Continue reading

11 reasons you should bypass your water softener when rooting cuttings with a misting system

I recently wrote an article for another website that explains why you should not use water that has gone through a water softener to mist or irrigate your plants. The article ended with a brief explanation that a benefit of … Continue reading

How to provide shade for your misting bed

How to provide shade for your misting bed Once your misting or propagation beds are made you may decide you want a way to provide shade for your cuttings while they are being rooted. An easy way to do this … Continue reading

What You Need To Start A Plant Propagation Business Part 8

Conclusion To recap on what you need to start your own plant propagation business: Knowledge: Start building your library right now! Learn as much as you can about the plants you want to propagate. Grab a copy of one or … Continue reading

What You Need To Start A Plant Propagation Business Part 6

The next item on the list you will need when starting your plant propagation nursery are licenses. Before starting out, it is a good idea to find out which licenses you will need.  Every state differs on which licenses you … Continue reading

What You Need To Start A Plant Propagation Business Part 5

The fifth item needed to start a plant propagation business is the actual misting beds to root your cuttings in. I touched on the rooting media you need for the misting beds in part 4 and will explain how to … Continue reading

What You Need To Start A Plant Propagation Business Part 4

The fourth item needed to start a plant propagation business is rooting media for your cuttings. As I mentioned in part 3, sand can be used to root softwood cuttings. Common everyday sand. The best thing about using sand is … Continue reading

What You Need To Start A Plant Propagation Business Part 3

The third item needed to start a plant propagation business is space. Surprisingly, you really don’t need much space to start your plant propagation nursery. I know what you are thinking; every nursery you have been to has been fairly … Continue reading

Intermittent Misting Systems-How To Build Your Own

This article will lay out the steps and materials you need to build your own misting system to propagate plants. How to build your own misting system Here is a list of materials and quantities needed to build a basic … Continue reading