Ocotillo Plants
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Can you grow a ocotillo plant from cutting?

Zone mountain | UNTAMED2015 added on June 20, 2015 | Answered

I clipped an ocotillo plant and want to regrow it an another location. Can I clip and start another one?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on June 21, 2015

Yes, they can easily be started from a cutting.

You will need to use a green cutting about 6 to 8" in length. Use rooting hormone on the end of the cutting to promote growth.
Place in a well draining pot with desert potting mix and water well every couple of weeks.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/cacti-succulents/ocotillo/ocotillo-plant.htm

http://aces.nmsu.edu/pes/lowwaterplants/ocotillo.html

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