Broken Orchid Stem: What Should You Do?

Question of the Week:

“Thanks for the newsletter! I broke off a stem with buds on it and am sick about it! How can I propagate the stem to bloom and stay alive? Is there any way? What about caring for the rest
of the plant? What do I do?! Please help.”

Sharon Bud
Three Rivers, Michigan


Ryan’s Recommendation:

Hi Sharon,

I feel your pain with regard to breaking your orchid’s spike. I know it’s not much comfort, but we’ve all been there. So let’s find out what you can do to salvage a broken spike… Green Thumb Club Members Only
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