Stem Cuttings

Materials Needed


-sharp, clean knife

-rooting gel

-small pot with soil

How To:

1. Look for a healthy stem of a houseplant that is free of insects.

2.Using the sharp, clean knife make a cut at a 45 degree angle.

3.The stem should be about 3-6 inches long and have about 3 healthy leaves.

4.Remove the bottom set of leaves and dip the end of the stem in rooting gel.

5.Then place the cutting into a pot with soilless mix.

6.Keep your plants in warm and bright light.

7. Once the cuttings have developed roots replant them in another container with moist but not wet potting soil.

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