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Aechmea Fasciata

My cat bent the flower on my Aechmea fasciata, and it appears to have died. Can I cut off the flower and have the plant grow a new one? And if so, how/where do I make the cut? Or do I leave it alone and will the plant just grow a new flower itself?

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#1 Comment By Nikki On 04/30/2011 @ 9:43 am

Since they only bloom once before dying out anyway, I wouldn’t worry too much. The plant will actually produce babies, which can be repotted. This article will help: [1]

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