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Houseplants You Can Propagate from Cuttings: Easy & Affordable!

by aditya abhishek

Propagating your houseplants from cuttings can be a fun and easy way to expand your collection without having to purchase new plants. Propagate these indoor plants from leaves. 


Cut a healthy leaf with a node and dip the cut end into rooting hormone powder. Plant the leaf in a well-draining potting mix and keep it moist. Within few weeks, roots will emerge. 

Snake Plants

It is a low-maintenance houseplant that can thrive in low-light conditions. It can be propagated by dividing its rhizomes, but it can also be propagated from its leaves.

Jade Plants

Jade plants are a popular succulent houseplant that can be propagated from stem cuttings. Take a 2 to 4 inches healthy setm cuttings and plant them in sandy soil. 

Chinese Evergreen

You can propagate Chinese evergreen or Dumb canes from offsets & stem cuttings. They can even survive in low light conditions. 


Take 2 to 3 inches stem cuttings of coleus. Dip the bottom end in rooting hormone and plant them in sandy soil. You can use river sand for this purpose. 


Instead of throwing away leaves of succulents, plant them in sandy soil, moist a little and pack the box. Within 2 to 3 weeks roots will develop. 

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