Plumeria forum: how short is too short for a cutting?

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Littleblessings3
Aug 6, 2018 4:04 PM CST
Hi
I am new to Plumerias, how short a cutting can you use to root a plant? I have several cuttings my friend sent me from HI, they are only about 6 to 7 inches, can I still plant them? I am in the Southern California area
Thanks for your help!
Rebecca
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plantmanager
Aug 6, 2018 5:47 PM CST
Yes, I've had cuttings that short that I rooted, and they're growing well. Good luck!
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Dutchlady1
Aug 7, 2018 2:04 PM CST

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Yes, as long as they are not too green.
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Aug 8, 2018 12:54 PM CST
I was able to root two cuttings only 2-3 inches tall. Sadly they died over winter

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