How to propagate a cactus

4 easy steps!

Step 1: Take A Cutting

All you need to take a cutting is a sharp knife and some alcohol to sterilize the tool.

Step Two: Prepare A Planter

Like all cacti (unless it’s a jungle cactus like the Christmas cactus), your brand new cutting will need excellent drainage to thrive.

Step Three: The Growing Process

If your cactus cutting has callused and you’ve got a soil-filled planter ready to go, let’s start the actual cactus propagation.

Bonus: Growing A Cactus From Seed