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Coleus: Can I propagate coleus from a leaf?

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Bryan, TX

May 15, 2011
1:27 PM

Post #8564632

I can propagate coleus from cuttings, but a friend just gave me some leaves to propagate. Any help would be appreciated, and any suggestions for soil and should I cover them with plastic etc..
Jacksonville & Okeec, FL
(Zone 9a)

May 17, 2011
8:39 AM

Post #8569116

Yes, use some potting soil and dust stems with rooting hormone, and barely stick them in that dirt. I have done it before.
Bryan, TX

May 17, 2011
7:37 PM

Post #8570579

Thank you sugarweed. Will get them started. My first try at leaf propagation.

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