Jul 19, I think the beauty of a Mimosa tree is well worth the mess it makes. We used to live in the country and a lot of homes in the area had the Mimosas in their yard and it was so pretty when they were all in bloom.
I've never started a tree from cuttings so I'm no help with that. Hope you enjoy the process of starting your own bushcutting.buzzted Reading Time: 4 mins. You can propagate mimosa trees from branches, but take care when you transfer the rooted cutting into a bigger pot, and then transplant it into the ground one year later, because the mimosa can. Sep 21, Take cuttings in the spring or early summer to propagate your mimosa tree.
Cut at an angle a two-inch-long side shoot with a piece of old wood attached (a “heel”). Remove the lower leaves from the cutting, allowing two upper leaves to remain. Insert the severed end of the cutting into a two-inch planter pot filled with moistened peat moss. In our area of eastern Tennessee, we have been unable to find mature mimosa tree's to transplant.
We decided to try & start a tree from cuttings.
Any advice on how to do this successfully with a mimosa tree. It’s a stunning landscape tree that houses wildlife and provides shade to humans. Mimosa is a deciduous tree and has a tendency to escape cultivation. It is easy to propagate from seeds or cuttings.