DIY Goo Gone - so brilliant! I love Goo Gone and it works amazingly, but the smell of it makes me want to hurl! This stuff is even better than the generic brand, "Goo Gone". You can use any type of cooking oil!
Secret of success is the humble potato! Before planting cuttings, he pushes the bottom end into a small potato, which he believes keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots. It sounds crazy, but his row of allotment roses is proof it works.