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taylork

I've discovered something that I'm incredibly fond & proud of! After all these years I finally found something to slow my anxious mind & idle hands 🌼

Dracaena

  • Season Icon Mid WinterMid Winter 2019
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taylork

I could not find anything else around the house to prop this up that wouldn't potentially harm the plant.. Soo this is it! Lol it has worked well since. I just fill the water back up until it barely touches. #roots #propagating-dracaena #propagating #propagate #dracaena #buddha #improvise

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cyndi

Hey it works lol

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demeterstouch

#ingenuity #upcycling I've used way more ridiculous things than this 😍😂 @taylork

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heatherdirtyhands

Do u find having it barely touch the water is better than submerging? I did a chop on a very old draceana recently and I don't wanna lose either peice of it...

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taylork

I completely understand that feeling! 😬 I did have it submerged for a little bit in the beginning and it hadn't done much. This is actually the same situation as your having. I chopped down my dracaena too! Lol Try it and let me know what happens 😁 @heatherdirtyhands

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heatherdirtyhands

@taylork I guess since it isn't my first go at this and submergingnwver helped I was hoping that way would be a success. Ill give it a little longer and try that way. I guess its a learning experience even with all the deaths along the way....where Are u from btw?

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taylork

Saaaame here! I only started this whole gardening thing back in October and it started with a succulent arrangment I bought at a grocery store! Lmao but I'm in kansas 😒 @heatherdirtyhands How about yourself?

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taylork

Hopefully you're a little warmer than me in this 34° weather 😬

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taylork

Yaaaaaaay! We've got #roots 😁 This makes me happy! I experimented with this! I tried both soil and water and the water didn't let me down! NOW if only I knew how long to let it grown like this before planting 🤔 lol #dracaena #propagating #propagate #new-growth

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cyndi

You can plant now or wait till roots a tad longer. Up to you

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cyndi

Congrats

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taylork

Thank you Cyndi! @cyndi It's a great feeling! ☺

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taylork

@cyndi how often do you think I would need to water after planting?

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CrystalRenee

I would wait for roots to get longer.

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cyndi

Soak it one good time after planting(let completely drain excess water out) then only when it needs watering again check the soil about 2nd knuckle deep to see how dry or damp it is. Water only if its dry(ish) don't let get bone dry tho.

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cyndi

Very welcome

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