Cactus
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cactus plant

Zone Philadelphia, PA | pendvn added on November 4, 2016 | Answered

Can you save a cactus piece that was completely broken off from the plant?

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Alisma
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Answered on November 4, 2016

Sometimes, a cactus piece can be grafted back onto the main plant. If the wound has dried, cut a small slice off both the broken piece and the main stem, and then place the broken part back in place. Secure it with rubber bands or string:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/cacti-succulents/scgen/grafting-cactus-plants.htm

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