Cuttings of half-ripe wood, July/August in a frame. Cuttings of mature wood of the current season's growth, preferably with a heel, October/November in a frame.Suckers, removed in late autumn/early winter and planted out in situ or potted up and planted out in late spring.
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Plants are hardy to about -35°c. This species is a hybrid of unknown origin, probably involving B. vulgaris. It is an exceptionally free-fruiting form and is of interest in breeding programmes[K]. This species is probably an alternate host of black-stem rust of wheat. Hybridizes freely with other members of this genus.Plants can be pruned back quite severely, they resprout well from the base.
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