20 Indoor Window Propagation Station Ideas

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These Indoor Window Propagation Station Ideas are great for multiplying plants in a limited space! Try them today!

Creating an Indoor Window Propagation Station is an exciting project for gardening enthusiasts. It allows you to grow new plants from cuttings, expanding your indoor garden without spending much.

Check out the best Indoor Plant Propagation Station Ideas

Indoor Window Propagation Station Ideas

South or west-facing windows are ideal; they receive the most sunlight throughout the day. 

1. Glass Tubes in Shelves20 Indoor Window Propagation Station Ideas 1

Glass tubes in shelves are a great way to put cuttings right by a window from where they can get all the light they need! This way, you can also cover a bland wall.

2. Propagation Curtain!

Hang glass bulbs or jars using strings, fill them up with water, and put cuttings of vining plants like pothos or Philo for that trailing effect. This will make a natural curtain.

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3. Test Tube Propagation

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Create custom wooden propagation boxes that fit snugly on your windowsill. These boxes can have multiple compartments for different plant cuttings. See the DIY here.

4. Hanging Propagation Pouches

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Hang small pouches made from breathable fabric on your window. Fill them with a well-draining propagation mix, insert your cuttings, and let them root. Check the DIY here.

5. Repurposed Egg Carton Propagation Idea

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For a budget-friendly option, repurpose egg cartons as mini propagation stations. Cut the carton into sections, fill each compartment with soil, and place your cuttings. Check the tutorial here.

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6. Propagation in Mason Jars


Fill mason jars with water and mount them on the wall as shown in the image; find the details here.

7. Glass Jar Propagation Idea on Wall

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Attach mason jars to a wooden board or a wall-mounted panel. Fill each jar with water and insert your cuttings. This will keep your cuttings organized and double as wall decor. Check DIY here.

8. Pots on Floating Glass Shelves

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Propagate succulents this way on floating glass shelves; you can learn the details in this DIY here.

9. Cacti and Plants on Pots and Test Tubes

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Install floating glass shelves on your window wall. Arrange small pots or glass jars planted with cuttings on these shelves. Read details here.

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10. Pothos in Glass Bottles

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You can propagate air-purifying pothos like a breeze! Just fill mini glass jars with water and insert pothos cuttings in them.

11. Plants in Mini Glass Bottles

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Create a mini propagation station on a windowsill using small glass bottles. To do this, fill water in bottles and plant cuttings in them.

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12. Propagation Stand on Windowsill

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Propagate cuttings in water-filled pots and glass jars on a windowsill. Create a layer by placing some of them on stands. You can check it out here.

13. Sturdy Metal Rods for Propagation and Planting

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For this idea, install sturdy metal rods along the window and hang multiple pots on them. Fill the containers with good-quality potting mix and plant cuttings.

14. Propagation Shelf

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Let your newly propagated plants bask in the morning sun with this idea. Plant the cuttings in pots filled with nourishing soil.

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15. Small Cuttings in Tiny Pots

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Propagate cutting in tiny pots and attach them to the stand to copy this vertical idea for small windows.

16. Multiple Plant Propagation Station


Propagate several cuttings of your favorite plant in a good quality potting mix and arrange them on the shelves and the floor for this mix.

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17. Propagation Station on a Stand

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Create a small propagation station along a window on a stand. Plant your cuttings in pots and arrange them as you wish.

18. Windowsill Propagation Station Idea


Fill small containers with well-draining potting mix and propagate your favorite plants. You can place the pots on the windowsill or use a tray.

19. Propagation Station on Stand and Windowsill

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Place a plant stand near the windowsill and expand your propagation project. This idea will provide you with more space to grow many plants together.

20. Wooden Propagation Stand


Plant cuttings in water-filled jars and showcase them on a repurposed shelf stand before a window.

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