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Apr 01, Experts stipulate that with hydrangeas it is best to take your cutting from a branch that did not flower this year as you want the cutting to put all its energy into rooting not flowering Step 2: Remove lower leavesEstimated Reading Time: 4 mins. Mar 25, Heading cuts redirect growth or shorten small branches. The high point of a heading cut should be about 1/4" above a bud. Hydrangea paniculata, panicle hydrangea.
Prune back stems to just above a fat bud - called a heading cut - in fall, late winter or.
Jun 12, The hydrangea cutting should be at least 4 inches (10 cm.) long and should contain at least one additional set of leaves above the selected leaf node. Snip the cutting from the stem.
Next, strip all but the topmost set of leaves from the cutting. The cutting should have only two leaves left.