Do I need to root a cutting before planting?
Can I Transplant a Mandavilla Plant From a Cutting?
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Yes, mandevilla can be propagated by seeds, cuttings, or dividing the root-ball; however, most new plants are produced from softwood cuttings taken in early spring. Here is more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/vines/mandevilla/mandevilla-propagation.htm
For more information on cuttings, check this article: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/tgen/how-to-root-cuttings-from-various-shrubs-bushes-and-trees.htm