Leaf-bud cuttings (a form of softwood cuttings) can be taken from any clematis and are a quick and easy to way to boost your stock of your favourite clematis.
When selecting a section to take cuttings from, find a strongly-growing stem and target a leaf bud that's not too soft, and not too woody. This will likely be from the mid-section of the plant. Once the stems have rooted (usually after about four weeks) shoots will grow from the axils of the leaves at the top.
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