Ficus Trees
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Ficus Tree

Zone 12603 | Terry Maurer added on March 4, 2017 | Answered

Is it possible to root cuttings from a ficus tree?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on March 5, 2017

Yes, early spring when the tree has new growth is the best time to take cuttings.
Take a cutting that is 4 to 5 inches.
Place in a glass of water with a plastic bag over the top-not too tightly and place in a sunny window.
You can plant into potting soil when the roots are one half inch or longer.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/propagation/cuttings/root-stimulating-hormone.htm

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