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Alstromeria cuttings?

Posted by msbatt 7 (My Page) on
Thu, Nov 30, 06 at 18:45

I read somewhere that Alstromerias could be easily rooted. Has anyone done this and can tell me how?

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RE: Alstromeria cuttings?

I do a lot of alstroemeria divisions and have never been able to start a new plant from a piece without SOME root attached. Al

RE: Alstromeria cuttings?

I am trying to propagate some alstroemeria plants by dividing them and all I could get are just sprouts without roots. Will roots grow from the cutting or should I have some roots?

Alstromeria cuttings

I have been successful with just putting small trowel at edge of plant, and going down really deep, and then replanting in a pot with some potting compost. Hasn't failed yet for me. Hope that helps. My alstromerias are one of the most successful plants in my borders.

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