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May 29, 2020 1:31 AM CST
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Hey everyone!So i got these cuttings,i know i should leave them get a calus.Buts should i remove the end as they are know with a knife?I know i should put them i water to stop bleeding and let them dry for a few dayw.Then?Does in need roots hormone?or just put it in soil?Also wich soil?Thank you
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May 29, 2020 11:54 AM CST
Name: one-eye-luke US.Vet.
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After they scab over well, just put them in soil, no need for rooting hormone. Use a cactus mix made for cactus.
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May 29, 2020 12:07 PM CST
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I agree

Leave the cuttings somewhere with overhead protection from direct sun while they are rooting. Do not water right away after you have potted them up. Wait a week or two first. From there on out water carefully, so that the soil goes dry at depth in between each time. Remember that the cuttings will not be able to use the water until they have roots to take it up, so do not overwater while they are rootless. Once they are properly rooted they will change on top, looking more plump and putting out more new growth. That's your signal to gradually begin ramping up the exposure.

Not that it matters for the purposes of propagation, but the plant is some other Euphorbia, not trigona. I couldn't really say which, though.
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