Crown Of Thorns
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Propagating crown of thorns

Zone 80621 | Anonymous added on February 1, 2020 | Answered

You say to cut a leaf straight across to begin with--is this supposed to be cut a stem?

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on February 2, 2020

To take a cutting from crown of thorns, cut through a stem 3 or 4 inches from the outer tip of the stem. Choose a cutting that will have at least three pairs of leaves or buds on it. Remove the pair of leaves nearest the cut end. Leave the cutting in a warm area for two or three days till the end callouses over. Then it is ready to insert in potting mix.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/crown-of-thorns/propagate-crown-thorns.htm

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