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What you need:
  • Pruning knife
  • Tape or twisties
  • Sphagum moss
  • A clear plastic bag or sleeve
The first step is to select a healthy growing shoot. Next, trim off all of the lower leaves.
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Once you've trimmed off the lower leaves, place a plastic sleeve over the stem and fasten it with tape or a twistie.
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Fold the plastic sleeve back and make an incision 1/4" deep and 1" long in an upward motion. (Make sure the knife is sharp.)
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Pack the incision with moist sphagnum moss. This will prevent the cut from healing.
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Roll the plastic sleeve back up and fill it with moist sphagnum moss. This is the medium the roots will grow into.
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Secure the sleeve with a twistie or tape forming a ball around the stem.
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Once you can see roots forming through the plastic, remove the new plant from the parent plant. Use pruning shears to make a cut just below the plastic sleeve.
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Remove the plastic and tease out the roots a little. Fill an appropriately sized pot with soil, and plant normally.