Which has a higher chance of survival/growth? Find a stem, making sure it includes at least two petioles with leaves. Hi, enjoyed the comments and your article, very helpful. It could be older leaves or overwatering. You can – the keep is to keep the new cuttings and original plant warm and in humidity, nothing below 70 degrees and in a sunny location. If I do not happen to have another node attached to my plant, would my plant ever grow to be larger than just two petioles? I would definitely move the cutting to a larger container and the brown/black roots are fine and healthy. I'm trying to reach 10,000 subs and I need your little help by clicking subscribe button! It was a substantial amount of root. Because the plant was unwell, it will take time for everyone to grow and get healthy again. Aerial roots are also super helpful, and if your plant already has some long ones growing, you can grab a cutting with one to speed up the process. The small, pale green seeds also have a very short shelf life, unable to dry well or handle cool temperatures. I hope that helps! I love what you do here! You can also just place it in soil but I find that in water is best. (I can’t find one anywhere on the mother plant) will this be okay? Hi! He has very long roots on a lot of the stems! Water when the top quarter-to-third of the soil feels dry to the touch. I have two that I propagated from a big one that was in my office before we moved. Good luck! Hopefully I can help, Leanne – how do the leaves look? I cut off all the dead leaves so now he is the only petiole and leaf . I’ve put them in soil today. This climbing evergreen is a popular easy-to-grow houseplant and a favorite of many interior designers for both residential and commercial spaces. Thanks! It’s an easy way to get more plants of out a mother plant, which is why it’s so common for variegated Monsteras which are grow slowing and very popular right now. In its first year with me, my Swiss cheese plant tripled in height. If you’re interested in a print Instagram or Facebook message me until we get our shop up and running. If the monstera survives, it may take a good amount of time for anything to grow, so be patient. How To Propagate Monstera Albo Cuttings and Nodes. Good luck! It is now a stump but with a really good root system. Yes, you should be just fine, it may just take a while before a leaf pops out. I would just be sure to keep the cutting healthy and in a warm place with high humidity and let the leaf yellow and fall off naturally. For this method, all you have to do is remove a lower leaf from your monstera right below a node so that the node is on the cutting. -Anna. Will it die or will it keep producing new leaves? Simply wrap some damp sphagnum moss around the stem where an aerial root and leaf axil are located. This nub will pump out some more leaves, don’t worry. Will this still grow roots ? I would hate for my mother plant to get stem rot, is this normal and takes a few days to fully callous over , or should I be doing something to help it more ? So have taken it from there and brought to my place. A stem with a node and no leaves is possible to propagate but it will take a long time. Propagate it. The segment must have an aerial root and node, the node allows the plant to be much more stable once planted, and will eventually grow into a root. Hi – it will be happy in water for a while, but eventually the roots will become very big and it will need to be planted. Do i need to change the soil?, Or it’s just because of its her dormant season? Q: Hi there! Then it stopped in October. It is now the end of January. Propagation. Once the leaves turn brown you can clip them off at the base, but be careful for these two things I mentioned above. It sounds like you still have nodes on the mother plants and you should see growth coming from those stems too. 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