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  Re: Titanum leaf cuttings!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
From: "brian williams" pugturd50 at hotmail.com> on 2002.06.08 at 03:38:59(8970)
My questions (if you know the answers... )

What do you mean by "the mid rim"?
I believe he said each piece had about 3 leaf divisions or what look like
three leafs. The mid rim would be more of the center of the leaf that is
more stem looking rather than leaf.

Do you know what sorts of hormones?
He said any root forming hormones would most likely work. If it is a powder
remember to use your finger to make a whole rather than pushing the cut
piece in. You can scrape a lot of the hormone off this way.

What temperature was this done at?
Well, he does live in Hawaii. I am saying that is was probably hot and humid
like most cuttings would like it. Probably in the 75F to 85F range.

How long did the rooting process take/did the leaves rot/die back during
I will have to ask him on this question.

How big were the cuttings that worked (overall size, petiole diameter?)
(petiole is a word I just learned today--the leaflet's equivalent of a

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