Foam Root Plugs for Cuttings

November 24, 2018

Root plugs are typically made from hydrophilic, or water-absorbent, polyurethane foam. Biodegradable organic root plugs are also available.

Basil cuttings in foam rooting plugs.
PC: Leslie F. Halleck

Root plugs are often inoculated with beneficial microbes to help seeds and cuttings get off to a great start.

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