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The Plant I Stole and then I Murdered, but it Survived

Last year we attended a wedding and I came home with some Tradescantia zebrina cuttings I stole during the ceremony from the mayor’s office building. 😅 There were 3 cuttings, and I kept them in a plastic bottle filled with wet toilet paper during the dinner and everything. Surprisingly they have all survived. I carefully propagated them and planted the tiny baby plants a few weeks later. And this is how my Tradescantia zebrina plant looked like 1 year later.

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Mrs Monstera #ammprivatejungle

Meet Mrs Monstera Deliciosa, the newest member of the #ammprivatejungle. 90% of my houseplants are rescued or propagated, and so is this one. Someone offered this old and quite sad Monstera Deliciosa for a couple of smaller plant cuttings, due to lack of space. As the lockdown is over in Romania, last week we were finally able to bring it home and give it a new shape and chance.

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