root division

noun
the act or process of reproducing plants by a division of roots or crowns.
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It can be propagated by root division in the fall, softwood cuttings forced in the greenhouse in spring, or by seed.
Propagates houseplants from offsets, by leaf cuttings and by root division.
Students learn about plant reproduction, cuttings and root division.
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