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Begonia grisea, help me save it.

Posted by jwaruch z5 NY (My Page) on
Sun, Jun 21, 09 at 21:17

As best I can figure out I have a Begonia grisea as a house plant. I daughter flipped the pot over and the plant is in rough shape. Is it possible to reroot the plant with rooting hormone? Any tips? Any suggestions?
How could I go about saving a portion of the plant as only a small part of the plant is attched to the original roots?

Thanks so much for your help..


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RE: Begonia grisea, help me save it.

  • Posted by brandon7 6b (like 7b now) TN (My Page) on
    Thu, Jun 25, 09 at 16:51

Sorry no one responded quickly. This forum doesn't always have the traffic to produce quick answers. Maybe/hopefully you got an answer on another forum?

I don't have "the" answer for you, but I think there is a high likelihood of your plant regrowing from the root system if you replanted that. I guess there's no need to contemplate ways to propagate the stems at this late time. Let us know your results.


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