Medinella
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My indoor medinilla has 4 wilted leaves on one stock. Can I cut? If so where?

Zone Toronto, ON M3C3K6 | Anonymous added on September 6, 2019 | Answered

The plant was small when I bought it in flower. It had a tag on it that read “I like it dry”. I grow orchids also. I know not to over water. I followed the instructions that I read about at that time, but it didn’t include misting. I have had the plant for about one and a half years. The wilting began recently. Up to then the plant seemed to do well in a bright location with some other plants like hibiscus and geraniums.

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on September 8, 2019

Yes, you can cut it back, but leave one set of leaves on the stalk or it will die back completely.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/medinilla/caring-for-medinilla-plants.htm

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