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  • The rooting of an undetached branch (=a layer) lying on or partially buried in the soil, which is capable of independent growth after separation from the mother plant. (Ford-Robertson 1983)
German: Bewurzelung von Ă„sten
French: marcottage
Italian: propagginatura
Spanish: acodamiento
Portuguese: mergulhia

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See also:
  • layer