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    to root plants, use cinnamon as a substitute for rooting hormone. It also kills fungus and bacteria at the same time. I will never buy Rootone again )

  • Grace Kellermann-Mclean

    Use cinnamon as a substitute for rooting hormone. It also kills fungus and bacteria at the same time. --just in case I get a green thumb....

  • 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 : )

  • Pia Høyer

    Gardening Ideas: Cinnamon makes a great rooting hormone substitute! Out of rooting hormone? Open your kitchen cabinet and grab some cinnamon. When you dip plant stems into cinnamon it will kill fungus and bacteria helping keep new cuttings free of disease while rooting.

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Sprinkle cinnamon on the soil after seeds are planted or when fungus or mold is detected on the seedling or plant to kill the fungus or mold.

Honey as rooting hormone for plant cuttings... 1 Tbsp honey and 2 cups boiling water. let it cool. Dip cuttings in before planting..substance will be good for 2 weeks. Other good rooting hormone is cinnamon spice. Works well for cuttings also. Much cheaper than the rooting hormone they sell at the plant nurseries.

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Dip Plant Stems and Cuttings in Cinnamon Before Planting to Prevent Fungal Infection - makes a great substitute for most store-bought rooting hormone.

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