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root division

noun
1.
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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