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Can you cut anubias nana and bolbitis rhizomes to make new plants? What's the proper way of doing this?

I know both grow slowly, so I'm not sure it makes sense to cut one piece into smaller pieces, even if you can.
 

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Yes, you can divide them by cutting through the rhizome with a sharp knife. Just be sure to keep growing points (leaves or emerging leaves) on all pieces.
Doesn't hurt to also leave a couple roots on as well. Also I wouldn't recommend making the chicks if rhizome shorter that 1/2" with anubias (no experience with bolbitis)
 

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The rhizome stores energy to then produce more leaves. The shorter the rhizome the longer it will take to grow compared to a larger rhizome (my experience at least).
 
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