Taking Bay cuttings

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Bryang 

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Been trying to take cuttings from my Bay tree for some friends. Have failed miserably. Has anyone had success? Any suggestions?
 

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You could try layering a low branch, that is supposed to work, but bays are very slow to root.
Some produce suckers apparently, but my bay hedge never has.
 

Buzzo 

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look carefully around the base,there are normally a few small saplings in the undergrowth around mine
 

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