Gels have rooting hormones completely cover the cut section of the new plant with the synthetic hormone, and keep it covered. This simple trait of the gel allows the plant tissue to absorb more of the synthetic hormone on contact.What is rooting compound?
Rooting compound is used when propagating plants from cuttings. It stops the cut you make from healing and also prevents fungi, bacteria and viruses from affecting the plant. The rooting hormone that is used in these compounds is normally from the willow plant.What is cloning gel?
The cloning gel has a bunch of hormones, vitamins, and other materials that help stimulate those roots and can have them sucking up the nutrient solution much faster. The best way to apply the cloning gel is to just cover the bottom section of the stem in a thin layer of the substance.What is root gel?
Root-Gel. This is a great tool for those who propagate by cutting. This formulation of rooting hormone is far superior to the traditional powders. The gel actually helps hold the active ingredient IBA against the stem tissue allowing for greater absorption. We’ve used it with great success. It’s more effective than most liquid rooting hormones.