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VFT Leaf Pullings

Posted by leonardocorn_8 none (My Page) on
Mon, May 14, 12 at 1:12

I tried to propagate using a leaf pulling using one of winter growing leaves on my plant. I laid it on some wet sphagnum and put a dome over it to keep humidity, and placed it next to my original plant. A few days later it started to shrivel up. The soil was still wet and the dome was humid; so why did it shrivel?


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RE: VFT Leaf Pullings

Try sticking the white end into damp peat moss and keep it damp.


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RE: VFT Leaf Pullings

I heard that your not supposed to cover it with soil. Also, can I float the leaf in water?


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RE: VFT Leaf Pullings

try using a new active growing leaf. Seems the newer the leaf the easier they tend to grow plants. I sometimes use leaves that have not fully developed the trap.


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