Propagating Herbs from Cuttings
Make quick work of propagating cuttings with our easy steps.
3. Keep Moist. Cover the plantings with a sheet of plastic or a dome to help keep the soil moist; prop open the cover to let air circulate among the cuttings. Place the cuttings in bright light but out of direct sunlight. In four to six weeks, transfer them to 6-inch pots or transplant them in the garden. Note: You can also root cuttings in a glass of water set on a sunny windowsill. Periodically add fresh water and replace it if it looks cloudy. Plant well-rooted cuttings in soil.