You love growing indoor plants in your living space to have a chance to be close to nature. Filling all rooms with green leaves, which means you have to spend the amount of money to buy them. However, you can save that budget with the propagating method and make it by yourself. Apply the way you not only have more new plants but also get them in free from the mother plant as well as sure healthy plants.
In the post today, we’ve listed the 10 Indoor Plants You Can Propagate Easily At Home, even you are a beginner you can make it successfully. If you have had some houseplants, check out them to know what your plant can be applied by the method. By propagating your plants, you can instantly multiply the number of your plants. They also make great gifts, keep reading to know about them and the detailed information about the growing steps.
#1 Aloe Vera
Aloe Vera can be grown from the Mother’s plant by separating the offshoots from the mother plant. You can use a sharp, clean knife to cut the offshoot away from the mother plant. Plant the newly removed offshoot in a dry potting mix. Allow it to sit for a week and then water it.
You can propagate Pothos plants by cutting off a 4 inch (10 cm) section of stem. Remove the lower leaves and place the cutting in a pot, then keep the soil moist and roots should form within a few weeks.
You can propagate Geranium by cutting a 4-inch section of the stem just below a node. Remove the lower leaves and just leave two leaves at the top of the cutting. Place the cutting in potting soil, and then water thoroughly and place the pot somewhere that receives indirect light.
#4 Peace Lily
If your Peace Lilies grow too wide, you can create some new plants by dividing them. Remove the plant from the pot and gently pull or cut the roots apart. Then, pot up each new section and water thoroughly.
#5 Snake Plant
You can propagate Snake plants by cutting one of the leaves off and placing it in a jar with half an inch of water. Place the container in a spot with indirect light and change the water every couple of days. Roots will form in a week or two and the cutting can be potted up. Snake plant leaves can also be cut into 2 inches sections for propagation. Let the leaf sections dry out for a day or two, and then place them in a container with moist sand.
Succulents are very easy to propagate. You just take gently a leaf off the stem. Let the leaf dry out for a day or two and then place it on top of the soil. In a few weeks’ time, roots will start growing from the leaf. Make sure the roots are covered with soil so they don’t dry out. After a few months, the baby succulents can be potted up.
Bromeliads produce offshoots around the base of the plant that are easy to pot up and create a new plant. You can pull the offshoot away from the plant or use a clean, sharp knife to cut it away. Surely that there are plenty of roots attached to the offshoot.
#8 Jade Plant
You can propagate easily with a single leaf. Cut off a leaf at the base and place it on top of the soil. Roots will begin to grow in a few weeks’ time. Jade plants can also be propagated from stem cuttings. Cut off a 2 to 3-inch section of stem and allow the cutting to dry out for a few days before planting in the potting mix.
#9 Spider Plant
Spider Plant is very easy to propagate. Baby spider plants hang down from mother plants that are easy to pot up and create new plants. You can leave the baby attached to the plant until the new plant takes root, or separate the baby from the parent plant immediately and pot it up.
#10 African Violet
You can propagate easily African Violet by leaf cuttings. Cut the leaf stem from the plant and then cut the end of the stem at a 45-degree angle to encourage more roots to grow. Then, place the leaf into a pot and roots should begin to grow in a few weeks’ time.