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Apr 10, 2018 8:52 PM CST

Hello!

I love my beautiful monestera plant. So much that I decided to try propogation. So far the plant seems healthy, you can see the long root that has grown. It seems ready to be planted in soil. Any advice?

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Apr 11, 2018 6:31 AM CST
Name: Gene Staver
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Plant it ! What kind of advice do you need? Gene
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Apr 11, 2018 6:51 AM CST
Name: Christine
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I'd plant it in a heavy pot with good drainage holes, hold off on fertilizer for a few weeks, keep moist but not wet, don't let the soil dry out completely, she's a beauty nodding
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Apr 12, 2018 1:33 PM CST
Name: Will Creed
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Follow Christine's good advice. I have better luck using a small pot just large enough for the cutting and roots to ft into. A small pot makes inadvertent over watering less likely. Plants also grow better when kept snug in their pots.
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