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The Peace lily, or Spathiphyllum, is extremely air-purifying. Since the plant has striking characteristics, we understand that you would like to propagate it. In appearance, the Peace lily is very similar to flowering Anthuriums.
The propagation of the Peace lily is simple. Though you’d better be well prepared.
First clean the knife you are might be using.
Keep the knife under hot water and clean them well. This prevents you from unnecessarily transferring bacteria during the propagation.
Do you happen to have disinfectant or pure alcohol? Disinfect the tools after the hot water. Let's get away with those bacteria and fungi!
Lay down the old towel first.
Then remove the plant from its pot. Put the plant on a towel, so you can reduce the mess. Shake the plant so that the old potting soil comes loose.
Think about how many cuttings you would like to have first.
Then carefully tear the plant apart in the requested amout. It is important that the cuttings already have their own roots.
Isn’t tearing it that easy? Then take the knife and cut the root ball apart.
When you've got your cuttings you can repot them in your own pot. Make sure you use fresh potting soil. Fresh potting soil contains nutrients that the cuttings need to become stronger.
Place the cuttings in a spot with indirect sunlight, and keep the soil slightly moist.