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} Cut the stem at an angle so that you have a lot more rooting area. Also, the severed stem must be about 8 inches (approximately 20cm) long and have at least two to three leaves attached. The longer the stem, the better are the chances of regrowth.
With a dragon tree, new leaves Estimated Reading Time: 8 mins. To grow dragon fruit from cuttings you will need to have taken a cutting from an established dragon fruit vine. If it’s a fresh cutting you will need to allow around three days for the place where you snipped the cutting to dry and scab over to prevent rot from developing.
Place 25% cacti potting mix along with 25% vegetable mix and 50% Estimated Reading Time: 11 mins. Oct 01, Alison, it all depends on the direction you want your dragon fruit to grow. If you want them to curve up you can leave them segments on the original cutting and plant it straight. They will eventually grow upwards.
But if you want stick straight plants, start with the two new cuttings in soil. Mar 14, Step 1: Cut eight-inch sections of dragon tree stem, taking care to note which end is the top and which end is the bottom of each cutting. Step 2: Place cuttings in a glass or jar of water.
Due to its low maintenance, the Dragon Plant is suitable not only for offices but also for the homes of beginner gardeners.
Keep the cuttings in a warm place with lots of bright, indirect light. Oct 12, The dragon plant can be propagated by seed, through semi-ripe cuttings or hardwood cuttings. Since seed propagation is time-consuming and requires a lot of care, most people opt for cuttings. Propagation through wood cuttings is very simple, and due to the plant’s resilience, the propagation has a high degree of success. Step 5. Take make sure they grow to big Dragon's Blood trees, keep their soil moist - never let it go dry.
Make sure they get light sunlight and never direct sun for long hours. Mine grow best with a few hours of morning or late evening sunlight. Tip. Never harvest the red sap from the tree trunk. This is harmful to the Dragon Tree.