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Clonex Purple Rooting Hormone

Clonex Purple is a tried and tested product that's been helping Aussies grow indoor plant, herb, and tree cuttings for over 25 years! It's a gel that sticks to the stem of your plant, protecting and nourishing it so that it can shoot out roots in no time!

WARNING: Do not consume. 


Clonex rooting hormone has passed the test of time and is known to deliver results. Treat your plant cuttings to:

  • Increased root development and strength
  • Profuse foliage growth
  • Larger and more abundant blooms
  • Increased tolerance to environmental stress
  • Clonex seals cut tissue instantly, eliminating the risk of infection or embolism.

Clonex Purple is the market leader for a range of reasons including:

  • Contains all 12 essential minerals for plant growth in an easy to use concentrated liquid
  • Manufactured without chlorides, urea, sodium or ammonium.
  • Contains root promoters which encourage profuse and vigorous root growth
  • Contains thiamine to guard against transplant shock
  • It contains a full profile of nutrients and trace elements to nourish and empower the new plants.
  • It is a gel far safer than liquids or powders because it cannot splash or blow about. Unlike liquids and powders, CLONEX will remain in contact with the stem right through the rooting period.
  • Contains rooting hormone at 3000 parts per million, the full strength required for explosive root development.
How to use Clonex

How to use clonex purple rooting hormone

  1. Take a plant cutting at a plant node and at a 45 degree angle.
  2. Dip the lower 1.5cm of plant into the clonex plant cutting hormone.
  3. Place the stem into a rockwool cube, water, or other growing medium.
  4. Keep the cutting moist during the rooting period.

How often should I use Clonex Purple Rooting Hormone?

The basic recommendation is to feed weekly but this can be increased as required. Healthy, dark green foliage is a good indication that feeding is adequate. If the foliage becomes pales, feeding can be increased to 2 or 3 times a week.

Can you over do it and use too much?

Yes, you can certainly have too much of a good thing. Remember, Clonex Purple Rooting Hormone has been formulated for easy and rapid absorption – one of its unique characteristics. Exceeding the recommended application rate can lead to the rapid onset of adverse effects e.g. root and leaf burn.

Can I use Clonex Purple Rooting Hormone on all plants?

Quite simply, Yes! A key focus of Clonex Purple Rooting Hormone is encouraging healthy root development in order to give plants the best possible start in life. A healthy root system is the key to the overall health and development of every plant. Any plant with a root system is a perfect candidate for Clonex Purple Rooting Hormone.

Can I use Clonex Purple Rooting Hormone with other fertilisers?

This is not recommended. Remember, first and foremost, Clonex Purple Rooting Hormone is a complete and balanced nutrient containing every essential mineral plants need for strong and healthy growth. If you incorporate Clonex Purple Rooting Hormone into your plants nutritional programme you don’t need anything else.

Customer Reviews

Based on 8 reviews
Smita Sinha
Excellent product

This rooting solution is a must if you are after growing some new plants from the cuttings. The solution is thick enough to stick on the stems and does not wash or rub off while planting. It definitely helps in growing the roots faster than normal. Would definitely recommend.

charles clarke

It it not possible to tell because I have only just tried the product on the cuttings

Bel C.
The best!

I won't propagate without it!

Great price and plants love it.

I struggled with propergating cuttings, thought I was destined to fail. Found this site and used the clonex gel and a grow light and saw root growth after a week. Plant confidence boosted haha


Have yet to use but if it is the same quality as everything else I’ll be happy