Propagation of Succulents

The Stem and Leaf Cutting Method



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Why propagate?

Succulents, including cacti, are particularly easy to propagate because they are resistant to drying out, and often do not require rooting hormone to take root like other plants. If you need more information on what a succulent is, click here . Propagating succulents is an easy and free way to grow more from a single plant. This website reviews one of the main techniques for propagating: taking cuttings of leaves or stems. This involves cutting off a piece of the original plant, letting the cut area dry out, and then replanting the cutting in well-draining soil.

Let's get started! Click here for a list of the materials you will need.