What is the method of transplanting money tree (Pachira aquatic) for hydroponic culture?

When carrying out branch cutting hydroponic culture for money tree (Pachira aquatic), we should pay attention to the hydroponic culture time, and select branches, branch planting and hydroponic management.

Note: Money tree(Pachira aquatic) is known by its common names Malabar chestnut, French peanut, Guiana chestnut, Provision tree, Saba nut, Monguba (Brazil), Pumpo (Guatemala) and is commercially sold under the names Money tree and Money plant.

We usually carry out hydroponic culture on money tree (Pachira aquatic) in spring and autumn, because its survival rate is the best at this time.

First, we should pick the strong branches on money tree (Pachira aquatic).

And we should use a knife to obliquely cut the lower end of the branch of money tree (Pachira aquatic) and apply rooting powder to it.

We can prepare a 5cm diameter and 10cm deep glass container for money tree (Pachira aquatic).

At the same time, we should inject one-third of the water into the glass container and insert the branches of money tree (Pachira aquatic) into the container.

In addition, we have to change the water for money tree (Pachira aquatic) every 3-4 days.

This will prevent money tree (Pachira aquatic) from being exposed to the sun.

Then we wait for the branches of money tree (Pachira aquatic) to take root.

1. Hydroponic time

The branches of money tree (Pachira aquatic) can actually be used for hydroponic propagation.

Generally, money tree (Pachira aquatic) can be hydroponically cultured in spring and autumn, and its survival rate is the highest at this time.

Because spring and autumn are the golden time for the growth of money tree (Pachira aquatic).

At this time, the branches of money tree (Pachira aquatic) will grow particularly lush and have strong vitality.

And at this time, money tree (Pachira aquatic) can easily grow new roots in water and grow robustly in water.

2. Select branches

In fact, the method of cuttings and hydroponics for money tree (Pachira aquatic) is very simple.

First, we need to pick the strong branches that have grown on money tree (Pachira aquatic) for about a year.

Secondly, we should keep 2-4 leaves at the upper end of the branch of money tree (Pachira aquatic).

Then we should cut the lower end of the branch of money tree (Pachira aquatic) obliquely with a knife.

Moreover, we can also apply rooting powder to the wound of the branch of money tree (Pachira aquatic).

In this way, after we insert the branches of money tree (Pachira aquatic) into the water, it is easier for it to take root and sprout.

3. Branch planting

We need to prepare a 5cm diameter and 10cm deep glass container for money tree (Pachira aquatic).

We need to fill one-third of the glass with clean water.

Then we insert the treated branches on money tree (Pachira aquatic) into the container, and the leaves on the branches should not be stained with water.

We also put money tree (Pachira aquatic) in a cool and ventilated place for maintenance.

At the same time, we have to control the temperature at about 20 ℃.

Then we waited for the branches of money tree (Pachira aquatic) to take root in the water.

4. Hydroponic management

After we insert the branch of money tree (Pachira aquatic) into the container, don’t expose it to the sun.

In this way, it is easy to make the roots of money tree (Pachira aquatic) unable to take root.

And we have to change the water for money tree (Pachira aquatic) every 3-4 days.

If money tree (Pachira aquatic) is planted with hydroponics in summer, we need to spray water around it.

In this way, money tree (Pachira aquatic) can take root quickly in the water.

After the branches of money tree (Pachira aquatic) take root, we can reduce the frequency of changing water for it.

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