Stem suckers are such as proceed from the base of the stem, as is often seen in the case of the currant and lilac. They should be removed in any case; when required for propagation they should be taken with all the roots attached to them, and they should be as thoroughly disbudded below ground as possible, or they are liable to continue the habit of suckering.
- Suckering Iron.
Kerria Kerria is a genus of one species of deciduous, suckering shrub from the woodlands of China and Japan.
suckering shrubs in order to produce more plants.
In this case, too, the soil should be carefully opened and the shoots removed with a suckering iron, a sharp concave implement with long iron handle (fig.