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orchid Keiki potting

Zone 37918 | Anonymous added on December 20, 2018 | Answered

my orchid has a keiki that is still attached to mother plant but is trying to bloom. my question is: Should I remove the Keiki from the mother plant before or after the keiki blooms?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on December 21, 2018

Since flowering takes up a good bit of resources, I would say to wait until after the blooms fade to remove this.

This article will give you more information on the subject: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/orchids/orchid-keiki-care.htm

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