nepenthes cuttings.

nepenthes_ceasarNovember 7, 2007

how do you get cuttings from nepenthes alata? ime getting a big one and would like to get cuttings next spring or later this winter.

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mutant_hybrid(8)

Just cut sections of vine into 8-12 inch lengths with several leaves on each. Make the cuts diagonal and notch the end your going to root... Place them in a darkened vase of water or add rooting hormone to the notches and plant in Nepenthes mix and wait a couple of months for them to root.

    Bookmark   November 7, 2007 at 9:43PM
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petiolaris(Neutral)

To supplement, cut your stem such that there are nodes (growth points), little green nubby things are above the cut. I am doing the water in a vase approach right now, without Rootone, and so far so good. no roots visible, but the nodes are emerging. Changing the water out on occasion would be helpful.

    Bookmark   November 8, 2007 at 1:34PM
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