Rooting cuttings in water

Discussion in 'THE CROTON SOCIETY' started by Phil Stager, Sep 13, 2014.

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  1. Phil Stager

    Phil Stager Well-Known Member

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    Attached are two pics of a Victoria Gold Bells that got broken off by a royal palm frond some months ago. I trimmed the branch a bit and stuck it in a clean 2 quart pool chemical container filled with water until I got around to doing something with it. Finally time to pot it up. DSCN5661.JPG DSCN5662.JPG
     
  2. Jeff Searle

    Jeff Searle Well-Known Member

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    That's one way of doing it. Especially if your busy and can't get to it until later.
     
  3. Pix

    Pix Well-Known Member

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    By chance I ended up with 6 full baskets of cuttings recently…of Stoplight, I believe… I tried to plant some for rooting a week later, I have some in the water, and I have some to plant yet… isn't it nice to have a bunch for the experiment?? I also got a Gumbo Limbo limbs with them and they are growing leaves in the water!!!
     

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