African Violets
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Can I break off the stalk of my african violet plant?

Zone Columbus, Ohio | Anonymous added on March 19, 2020 | Answered

Will the plant bloom next year?

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on March 20, 2020

It is risky, since they are so sensitive to infection, but they tend to shoot offsets when the top is cut. Just know that if you attempt this without perfect sterility, then there is a great chance that you could lose the plant to infection.

Here is an article that will help you with African Violet care: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/african-violet/african-violet-care.htm

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