Can Orchids Be Started From Cuttings?

Is it possible to start orchids from cuttings?

Hardiness Zone: 4a

Cheryl from Irvine, KY

Ad
Flag
May 13, 20080 found this helpful

Yes! I got the following info on propagation from floridata.com Good luck.

Propagation: Seeds germinate readily. Orchid tree also can be propagated from cuttings of semiripe wood taken in summer and rooted over bottom heat. Branches can be induced to grow roots if they are layered, either by burying a section in the ground, or scarring a small section and then wrapping it with damp sphagnum moss and enclosing in a plastic bag. The tree sometimes produces suckers which can be dug up and replanted.

Tammy

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
July 16, 20080 found this helpful

Many orchid farms have turned their business into million dollar companies using cuttings.

Thanks,

Phillip Estenson

http://www.1888orchids.com/

Ad
ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related
Categories
Home and Garden Gardening FlowersMay 8, 2008
Guides
Beautiful pink oleander flowers.
Starting Oleander from Cuttings
growing orchids
Growing Orchids
Repotting Orchid
Repotting Orchids
Closeup of Lavender Rose
Starting Roses from Cuttings
More
🎉
New Years Ideas!
🎄
Christmas Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
You are viewing the desktop version of this page: View Mobile Site
© 1997-2016 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on December 8, 2016 at 6:46:54 PM on 10.0.2.212 in 1 seconds. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
Loading Something Awesome!