African Violets
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Cutting the stem after flowers die

Zone Desert | Anonymous added on April 25, 2016 | Answered

This is my first AV plant and am asking if the long stem which had flowers is to be trimmed after flowers die off?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on April 25, 2016

You should pinch blooms from the growing African violets when they are spent. This will encourage the development of more flowers.
For more information on the care of african violets, please visit the following link:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/african-violet/african-violet-care.htm

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