How to take cuttings

1. Pick some nice fresh shoots.

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2. Clean a workspace.
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3. Cut cuttings into similar sizes
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4. From Tip move down 2 or 3 leaf bases then strip all leaves below. 1 or 2 leave stems will be buried below soil).
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5. Trim the leaves 2nd and 3rd leaves from the tip (but leave the small branch shoots).
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6. Dip base and striped branches with rooting hormone.
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7. Poke a few holes in potting medium (5 cuttings per pot as we can transplant after they take).
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8. Insert cuttings and press soil around them.
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9. Cove the top of the soil with vermiculite (this keeps the moisture in the soil)
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10. Water well.
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11. Thump pots down to complete the soil compacting around the roots.
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12. Water again and mist the leaves whenever they look droopy.
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