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    nepenthes cutting

    what's better, rooting it with LFS, pumice, or water.



    for water, i got those little tube thing that you get when you buy flowers and stuff.
    and for pumice and LFS, i got pots.
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    ive had more success with LFS/perlite...other people will say differently. what type of nep cutting are you trying to root?

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    live lfs: 2/3 success rate!

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    so, success rate in live sphagnum is only 66%?
    its a ventrata btw.
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    Anything then.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Truncata View Post
    Anything then.
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    Well im sure by what truncata says is that they root very easy. I would put it in LFS, the best so far with me.

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    does the LFS need to be wet? or like... regular potting LFS wet.
    if they are all the same, i would prefer to do the water method because i can see through it.
    i'll try both then, take the one from pumice out and put them in water instead.



    edit: also, does rooting hormone(superthrive) help? if it does, how much should i put in a little tube of water?
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