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Hib cuttings, need help with please--

Posted by KLO1 z7 OK (My Page) on
Wed, Aug 17, 05 at 23:02

I have several cuttings of a purple hibiscus, Midnight Blue, that I am rooting. Doing well except for a yellowing of the leaves. In checking for roots I found they didn't have many yet so I'm afraid to use regular fertilizer. Any ideas on what I can use that won't hurt them? This is my first attempt at rooting cuttings so could really use some help!


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RE: Hib cuttings, need help with please--

I like Fertilome's Blooming and Rooting. It won't burn tiny roots, but will stimulate their growth.


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RE: Hib cuttings, need help with please--

  • Posted by KLO1 z7 OK (My Page) on
    Sat, Aug 20, 05 at 16:38

Thank you bdjeepers, I'll get some of the Fertilome next time I'm in town, I've promised a couple of these cutting to a friend so sure don't want to lose them!


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