Money tree cane cuttings root readily in water but they don’t always adapt well to the transition into potting soil. One benefit of using water as a rooting medium is you can see the roots forming, providing an educational and entertaining way to grow new houseplants.
Likewise, people ask, can you grow a money tree from a cutting?
The easiest way to accomplish money tree propagation is through cuttings. Take a six-inch (15 cm.) branch cutting with several leaf nodes and snip off the leaves on the lower third of the cutting, then dip the cut end in rooting hormone. … Water the soil and cover the cutting with a plastic bag to hold in humidity.
Correspondingly, what do I do if my money tree is too tall?
Money trees should be pruned if they start to grow too tall or wide for their pots. You may notice branches or leaves extending out from the top or sides of the tree. This means it’s time to prune the tree to reshape it and encourage healthy growth. Remove brown or wilted leaves with pruning.
How do you fix root rot on a Money Tree?
To rid your money tree plant of root rot, you’ll need to repot with fresh soil. Remove it from the diseased pot and wash off the diseased soil. Then, repot in a new pot with a good draining, peat-moss based soil. Next, make sure you adjust your watering routine to ensure root rot doesn’t happen again.
Making Vinegar Rooting Hormone
A teaspoon of vinegar in 5 to 6 cups (1.2-1.4 L.) of water is enough. Any type of apple cider vinegar at your local supermarket is fine. To use your homemade rooting hormone, dip the bottom of the cutting in the solution before “sticking” the cutting in rooting medium.
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