The Great Propagation

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As I mentioned in a previous post, I’ve just become plant mother to a new brood of houseplants. With holiday craft fairs coming up quickly I’ve secured myself a couple of tables and now need to find things to sell. I will be doing vegan cookies again this year (last year was super successful!) and of course selling my DIY Handbook (possibly even a volume 2!) but want to branch out a bit as well. I have been making hanging planters for the last few months and would love to sell them, but the empty planters just aren’t interesting enough I don’t think. I’m hoping to get enough of these babies going that the planters can be filled with water and come with a live sprig of Devil’s Ivy or hoya.

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I took come clippings of the pothos as well as some from the hoya, and set them up in water to take root. These photos mark day 1. More to come!

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5 comments

  1. Have you tried using rooting hormone on the cut ends of the stem? I just tried it for the first time when trying to propagate some hydrangea cuttings. I’m not sure how much better it works than plain old water!

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