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  • Stephanie Upton

    Use cinnamon as a substitute for rooting hormone. Plant stems dipped into it will kill fungus and bacteria to help keep those new cuttings free of disease while rooting. I will never buy Rootone again : )

  • Gloria Cathcart

    Gardening Ideas: Cinnamon makes a great rooting hormone substitute! (All Things Plants) Out of rooting hormone? Open your kitchen cabinet and grab some cinnamon. Plant stems dipped into it will kill fungus and bacteria to help keep those new cuttings free of disease while rooting.

  • Myra Vance

    Use cinnamon as a substitute for rooting. Plant stems dipped into it will kill fungus and bacteria to help keep those new cuttings free of disease while rooting.

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Use cinnamon as a substitute for rooting hormone. It also kills fungus and bacteria at the same time. I will never buy Rootone again : ) - Click image to find more Gardening Pinterest pins

Use cinnamon as a substitute for rooting hormone. It also kills fungus and bacteria at the same time. I will never buy Rootone again : ) - Click image to find more Gardening Pinterest pins

Increase your bounty by making plant cuttings. Increase your health by making your own natural rooting hormone in place of commercial powders.

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Propagate Roses - Cut 8 to 9 inches of a long stem rose at 45-degree angle. Remove spent blooms, leaves, or rose hips. Dip stem in cinnamon. Take a potato, remove any "eyes". Cut it in half and bore a hollow for rose stem. Plant about 4 inches into the ground or pot with moist soil. Cover with a glass jar. Planting on the north side will give the roses soft morning sun. Water to keep the soil moist, but do not soak soil. Transplant in about two months. loved and pinned by omved.com/

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