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Bromeliad Pups

Hello, I have Bromeliad house plant that is producing a pup. The mother plant tho is rotting very quickly and the pup is growing very slowly. It’s been stuck at about an inch for weeks now. What can I do to help him grow faster?
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#1 Comment By GKH_Susan On 06/22/2019 @ 2:23 am

If you haven’t fertilized in a while you might try a water soluble fertilizer at half strength. The parent should die slowly and completely turn brown so you may have time. The pup should be 1/3 to 1/2 the size of the parent before removing it.

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