Propagation of Tree Branches - Grow Tree from Cuttings

Grow Trees from Branch Cuttings - Propagation for Free Screen Wall

We wanted a cheap or FREE screen wall by our back fence.  Turns out that willow trees via Propagation are the best answer.
propagation of willow trees

Here are some willow branches that have been soaking in water for 1 week.  Buds already starting to form.
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Here they are after about a month.  Roots and new branches.
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Here are some other willow branches.  You can see the amount of roots that will grow in just a bucket of water.
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I also tried other trees.  These are white pines.  They didn't grow.
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Here are cottonwood branches.  These tried to grow roots but not as well.
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This was another tree branch that i tried propagation.  Nothing.

After planted, they grew very well.  The willow here was planted only 1 week to this point.
fast growing willow tree from cutting

I also transplanted bamboo to the fence.  This loves as much water as you can give it.
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Here's another willow that's been transplanted.
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Close-up of the willow buds after a week in water.  The willow tree has natural enzymes that facilitate propagation on it's own.
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