Growing rose cuttings with potatoes. you can propagate roses by sticking rose cuttings in potatoes, and then sticking them in the ground. I decided to try it out using my rose bush, which is blooming like crazy
Did you know you could propagate roses? What a frugal way to have a beautiful garden! (FYI if a plant is patented or trademarked you can't legally reproduce them via cuttings.) DIY Saturday @ A Cultivated Nest
How to Growing Rose From Cutting - Simply cut healthy stems, place them in large potatoes, and them bury them 3-4 inches deep in a healthy soil mixture of peet moss and top soil. The potatoes keep the stems moist and help develop the root systems. It's a perfectly simple way to multiply your rose garden without spending lots of $$$.