Norfolk Island Pine Trees
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Cutting Norfolk pine

Zone 60081 | Marianne added on October 18, 2016 | Answered

Best way to take a cutting to replant new plant on a Norfolk Island Pine?

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Alisma
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Answered on October 18, 2016

The Norfolk Island Pine can only be regrown from a cutting taken from the very top of the tree (the leader). This will also stop the original tree from growing any larger because it only has that one growing point. Take one or two cuttings from the leader. It can be difficult to root Norfolk Island Pine cuttings, but follow these directions:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/projects/rooting-plant-cuttings.htm

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