Elephant ears have tubers and you can divide these to start new plants. If the peace plant is a peace lily it grows horizontal roots just under the soil. You can cut and divide some of these for new plants. A hydrangea can be propagated from soft wood cuttings. Cut 4-6 inch lengths of new green stems from the bush. Dip the bottoms of the stems in rooting hormone and plant in small pots. Remove the biggest leaves to encourage root growth.
Go to our individual plant pages at http://www.almanac.com/content/plant-guide-flowers-bulbs-roses-shrubs-houseplants to read more about how to care for these plants.
Free Email Newsletters
Almanac Weekly Companion:Editors handpick timely topics: weather, gardening, the Moon, folklore, and more.
The Almanac.com General Store: Great savings, exclusive offers!
Almanac Recipe Box: Our best recipes delivered twice a month.
Great Almanac Giveaway: A monthly chance to WIN a fabulous prize.
Check out this month's prize: from Almanac.com
Enter to win!
Visit the Almanac Live!
See where we live.
Look through the Almanac webcams.
Visit our sister Web site: www.YankeeMagazine.com
Custom programming and server maintenance by Reinvented Inc.
©2014, Yankee Publishing, Inc., P.O. Box 520, Dublin, NH 03444, (603) 563-81112014-07-25 14:20:28