Scented Geraniums
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Propagating Scented Geranium in Water

Zone 22102 | emigodwin added on July 7, 2017 | Answered

Hello and thank you for your time. I took a cutting from a scented geranium plant and placed it in water about 2 weeks ago. Now I see 2 root strings (not sure what they are called) growing. I'm not sure how long to keep it in the water and when I can plant it in a pot. Also, I noticed that the leaf on the top has turned black. Is that a problem? Thank you once again, Emilia

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DLarum
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Answered on July 8, 2017

I would plant it in soil or potting mix as soon as you can and trim off the dead leaf. This article will help
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/geranium/how-to-start-geranium-cuttings.htm

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emigodwin
Answered on July 10, 2017

Thank you, DLarum, for your help. Will plant today and see what happens. Thanks again.

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