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New off shoot

Posted by Lylbit Wa (My Page) on
Fri, Jul 15, 11 at 15:40

I have an Phalaenopsis orchid that has grown a new off shoot from a flower stem. What is the best way make this a new plant with out hurting them?

Here is a link that might be useful: Orchid Offshoot


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RE: New off shoot

Cut the stem coming from the main plant about 1" below the baby (keiki). Soak the keiki roots in tepid water for a couple of hours to make them pliable, pot in the smallest pot which accommodate the roots. The cut off stem will help stablize the small plant in the pot.

Brooke


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RE: New off shoot

Thank you Brooke!


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