Pruning Plants
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What to do after the flower dies

Zone 14467 Henrietta ny | Anonymous added on October 21, 2018 | Answered

Do I cut back the stalk the flower grew on

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on October 23, 2018

This depends on the type of plant. Most plants usually benefit from having the dead stalks removed, but some plants, such as orchids, have a second chance to flower from that stalk. If you could give me the names of the plants in question or send photos, I will be able to help you better.

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