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HORTUS IBA WATER SOLUBLE SALTS make KIBA rooting solutions (alcohol free)
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Animation: How to Use Rhizopon AA Water Soluble Tablets and Hortus IBA Water Soluble Salts

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Rhizopon Water Soluble Tablets contain plant rooting substances.

Dry tablets when stored in the original packaging, and kept cool, remain fully active for many years.

This demonstration uses a mix tank to make one hundred
liters of rooting solution. For a different amount of solution and rate, just adjust the number of tablets in proportion to the liquid volume.

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Lists plant varieties, the methods and recommended tablets/liter water.

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Pour one hundred liters of water into the mix tank.
Use a bucket to take out about six liters of water from the mix tank.
Count the Rhizopon tablets.
Put the tablets into the bucket of water.
Stir the solution about one minute or until the tablets fully dissolve. An electric hand blender is one way to stir the rooting solution. 

Some insoluble particles may appear in the solution.
These particles do not effect the rooting ability.
The active ingredients fully dissolve.
Pour the rooting solution from the bucket into the mix tank to bring the solution back to the original one hundred liters.
Mix the solution thoroughly.
For best results use the rooting solution soon after it is made. Rhizopon Water Soluble Tablet rooting solutions are used by many methods.

The rooting solutions are used to propagate from cuttings and to improve root formation.
For plant propagation from cuttings foliar or basal methods are used.
The Rhizopon rooting solutions is applied to the foliage of cuttings: by the Total Immerse and Spray Drip Down® methods and by the Basal Quick Dip and the Basal Long Soak methods.
For rooted plants and cuttings the Rhizopon rooting solution is sprayed onto the leaves of rooted plants.
Use Rhizopon products for miraculous plant rooting

This animation video was produced by Rhizopon bv in Holland. It shows The Basal Long Soak Method.
The product used to make rooting solutions is Rhizopon AA Water Soluble Tablets. These tablets are available world wide though Rhizopon distributors.

In the US, Hortus USA sells the Tablets through distributors as listed on this website. For those who do made large volumes of solutions, Hortus IBA Water Soluble Salts are a direct substitute for the tablets.


Hortus IBA Water Soluble Salts
are a direct substitute for
Rhizopon AA Water Soluble Tablets

1 tablet = 1/4 gram (250mg) of Hortus IBA Water Soluble Salts
100 tablets = 25 grams of Hortus IBA Water Soluble Salts

Learn how to use these methods: rootinghormones.com

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