Plant Propagation from Cuttings using Rooting Hormones by HortusUSA
Hortus IBA Water Soluble Salts, Rhizopon AA Water Soluble Tablets: You Make Rooting Solutions. Rhizopon AA dry powder Rooting Hormones

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Trial Rates for foliar Spray Drip Down & Total Immerse Methods

A wide solution trial rate range is indicated for the Total Immerse and Spray Drip Down Methods.
•   Make rooting solutions using Hortus IBA Water Soluble Salts® and Rhizopon® AA Water Soluble Tablets

•   Your ideal rates will vary according to specific plant variety, season, quality of the cuttings, and local growing conditions.
•   Prior to large scale production, test a few plants at several rates within the range.
•   If foliar application causes phytotoxicity, try basal applications and/or decrease rates.
•   Use the lowest rate to produce the desired effect. Plant cuttings vary in quality.
•   Trial rates shown are from specific lots under the grower’s particular faculty and environmental controls.
•   Your growing facility and plant lots are different; always perform your own trials for your plants and facility.

TYPICAL SPRAY LIQUID USE
•   Spray Drip Down Method: 175-225 sq. ft./gallon

TRIAL RATES are ppm IBA using Water-based Hortus IBA Water Soluble Salts® Rooting Solutions are applied to leaves of cuttings
•   For Rhizopon® AA Water Soluble Tablets see the conversion table


CUTTING TYPES
     ppm IBA using Hortus IBA Water Soluble Salts® Rooting Solutions


Annual, perennial, chrysanthemum plant cuttings:
     80-250 ppm IBA using Hortus IBA Water Soluble Salts® Rooting Solutions
Herbaceous and hard to root perennial plant cuttings:
     250-1500 ppm IBA using Hortus IBA Water Soluble Salts® Rooting Solutions
Woody ornamental plant cuttings:
     300-1500 ppm IBA using Hortus IBA Water Soluble Salts® Rooting Solutions

PLANT LIST: TRIAL RATES
WOODY ORNAMENTAL PLANT CUTTINGS
ANNUAL PLANT CUTTINGS
PERENNIAL PLANT CUTTINGS

Trial Rates: WOODY ORNAMENTAL PLANT CUTTINGS
•   Trial rates are ppm IBA using Water-based Hortus IBA Water Soluble Salts®  or Rhizopon® AA Water Soluble Tablets  Rooting Solutions


Acer- 1000-1500
Cotoneaster- 500 to 750
Diervilla, paniculata- 500 to 750
Hydrangea- 500-750
Juniperus, horizontalis- 1000-1500
Physocarpus,opulifolius-1000-1500
Rosa, varieties- 1000-1500
Rhus- 500-750
Spirea, Japonica- 500-750
Syringa- 500-750
Thuja- 1500-2000
Viburnum - 1000-1500
Weigela- 1000-1500
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Trial Rates: ANNUAL PLANT CUTTINGS
•   Trial rates are ppm IBA using Water-based Hortus IBA Water Soluble Salts®  or Rhizopon® AA Water Soluble Tablets  Rooting Solutions


Pelargonium geranium, sp. like "Balcon”- 50 to 100,
   zonale- 200 to 300,
   peltatum- 300 to 400

Impatient New Guinea- 15 to 50
Fuchsia- 15 to 50
Petunia sp- 150 to 200, some colors- 200 to 300
Osteospermum- 150-200
Verbena- 200-300
Poinsettia - 25-100
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Trial Rates: PERENNIAL PLANT CUTTINGS
•   Trial rates are ppm IBA using Water-based Hortus IBA Water Soluble Salts®  or Rhizopon® AA Water Soluble Tablets  Rooting Solutions
PLANT NAMES:   A-C   D-F   G-I   J-L   M-O   P-R   S-U   V-Z


Abutilon- 750
Achillea-up to- 1000
Actinidia Arctic Beauty- 1000
Ajuga- up to 1000
Amsonia- 1500
Anisodontea Tara's Pink- 750
Antennaria- up to 750
Anthemis- 1000
Arabis Variegata- 500
Arctostaphylos- 500
Armeria- 1000
Artemisia- up to 500
Baptisia- 3500
Basil Kasar- 500
Buddleia- 1000
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Calamintha Var.- 500
Callicarpa- 500
Campanula- 500-1000
Caryopteris- 1000
Ceanothus- 500
Ceratostigma- 1500
Chrysanthemum- 500 to1000
Chrysogonum- 750
Cistus- 750
Clematis- 1000
Clethra- 1000
Coleonema- 750
Convolvulus- 750
Coreopsis- 500 to1000
Correa- 500
Cosmos- 1000
Cotoneaster, Coral Beauty- 500
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Delosperma- 1000
Erigeron- 750-1000
Erodium, Dark Eyes- 750
Erysimum- 750
Escallonia- 500
Eupatorium- 500
Euphorbia- 1000
Gaillardia- 500
Galium, SweetWoodruff- 1500
Geranium - 1000
Geum Rivale- 1000
Gypsophila, Viette'sDwrf- 1000
Hedera- 1000
Helenium- 500
Helianthemum- 2000
Helianthus- 1000
Helichrysum- 500 to1000
Heliopsis- 1000
Hypericum- 1000
Hyssop, PinkDel.- 500
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Iberis- 1000
Itea Little Henry- 1000
Kerria- 1000
Lamiastrum, Herman Pride- 1000
Lamium- up to 1000
Lavandula- 1000
Leptospermum- 500
Linaria- 500
Lithodora- 2000
Lonicera- 1000
Lychnis- 1000
Marjoram, Compactum- 500
Melissa- up to 500
Mentha- 500
Nepeta- 500
Oenanthe- 500
Origanum- 500 to 750
Paxistima- 1000
Penstemon- 500
Persicaria- up to 1000
Phlox- 1000
Phygelius- 750
Poinsettia- 500 to1000
Polemonium, Bressingham purple- 1000
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Prunella Loveli.- 750
Rosmarinus- 500
Rudbeckia- 750
Ruellia- 1000
Salvia- 500-1000
Santolina- 500
Saponaria- 1000
Saxifraga- 750
Scabiosa- 1000
Silene- 500
Solly, Boddy’sCh.- 750
Spilanthes- 500
Spiraea- 1000
Spiraea Gold Flame, Magic Carpet, Neon Flash- 4000
Stachys- 1000
Stevia, rebaudiana- 500
Teucrium- 1000
Verbascum- 1000
Verbena- 750
Vinca- 1000
Viola- 1500
Vitex- 1000
Waldsteinia- 1000
Weigela- 1000
Westringia- 750
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Introduction to Plant Propagation from Cuttings:
Site_Map   Introduction   DISTRIBUTORS 
Products:  Hortus_IBA_WaterSolubleSalts(20%)    RhizoponAA_DryPowder_RootingHormones   
Rhizopon_AA_WaterSolubleTablets
Methods:  Foliar_Methods-Overview    Total_Immerse_Method    Spray_DripDown_Method   
Basal_Methods-Overview    Basal_QuickDip_Method    Basal_Long_Soak_Method  
Dry_Dip_Method
    Rose_Ideas    TheCuttings
Rates:  Rates-Foliar    Rates-Basal_QuickDip    Rates-Dry_Dip    Rates-LongSoak
Other Information: Making_RootingSolutions-How_Much_Do_I_Need?
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