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Most succulents can be propagated from cuttings and many from leaves. There are also a large selection that “pup” or put off new growth all on their own.
If you are just getting started with propagating succulents it can be tricky to figure out which ones propagate from leaves, which do better with cuttings, and which will create babies easily on their own.
Don’t worry though! I’ve put together a PDF to get you started with a few that are extremely easy to propagate and I tell you how they propagate best!
I’ve tried propagating a wide variety of succulents and it’s clear to me now that not all succulents propagate easily. That’s why I put together this list of 7 easy to propagate succulents for you. I’ve included photos about each of these 7 succulents below as well as links to buy them if you are ready to add them to your collection.
First up, we have Kalanchoe daigremontiana, aka “Mother of Thousands”.
Next, Sedum morganianum.
Sedum rubrotinctum is very similar to Sedum morganianum but more colorful and equally prolific.
Another favorite propagator is Graptoveria ‘Fred Ives’.
For a quick growing option, Graptopetalum paraguayense is a great go to plant.
Another red-hued succulent that propagates easily is Graptosedum ‘California Sunset’.
Lastly, we have Sempervivum arachnoideum.
These are just 7 of some amazingly prolific propagating succulents. I asked my friends in the Succulent Fanatics group what some of their favorite prolific propagators are and ended up with a huge list!
Here are just a few: Echeveria imbricata, Aloe vera, Cremnosedum ‘Little Gem’, Graptoveria ‘Alpen Glow’, Portulaca molokiniensis, Mammillaria elongata, “String of Pearls”, Kalanchoe tomentosa, Mammillaria gracilis fragilis, Kalanchoe ‘Aurora Borealis’, Kalanchoe marmota, Aloe nobilis, and Senecio mandraliscae.
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