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Q.If A Stem Breaks Off Can I Stick It Back In The Soil And Regrow It?

Zone 62690 | bgrissom added on May 2, 2020 | Answered

In transferring my plant to a pot a few stems broke off. I put them in water and they look good. Will roots develop so I can put it back in the pot?

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Answered on May 3, 2020

It depends on the plant. Many houseplants can be propagated easily this way. Many will root just sticking them into a pot with potting mix.

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