Orchid Plants
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after my orchid stopped blooming. I made the cut in the stem. l

Zone Minnetonka, mn | locrun added on November 18, 2018 | Answered

But now leaves are growing at the cut and at the bottom. What next? Do not have a photo.

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BushDoctor
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Answered on November 19, 2018

Generally, orchids will flower at least twice from the same stem, and cutting will only get you one flush.

Now, it sounds like you have a kieki (small baby orchid plant) growing on the stem. Wait until this has its own roots and plant it in its own container!

This article will give you more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/orchids/orchid-keiki-care.htm

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