Cuttings are the fastest and often the most economical method of starting new plants. With Gel2Root the process is easy. Gel2Root is a nontoxic gel based rooting system for use with softwood cuttings, and is popular with beginners, novice and expert gardeners. The gel is formulated to provide everything the plant needs to develop strong roots. Once inserted into the gel the cutting needs no watering, feeding, or rooting hormone as it is all in the gel. The clear gel allows you to monitor progress and eliminate guesswork. Nontoxic, but contains small amounts of inorganic material that may not be acceptable for certified organics. Not suitable for cuttings from hardwood or acid lovers.