Where do you cut the stem of an orchid after the flowers fall off?

Answer Wait until the flower spike dies back then cut it just above the leaf.

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Will an orchid reflower after dropping flowers?

Some orchids can reflower when temperature and humidity requirements are met. Simulate the orchid's natural environment by using an automatic setback thermometer to regulate day-to-night temperatur... Read More »

How to Make an Orchid Grow Another Stem?

Orchids are tropical plants that can grow for years in the right situations. There are 30,000 different species, but the most popular are Phalaenopsis, Dendrobium, Oncidium and Cymbidium varieties,... Read More »

How long will it take for my orchid to rebloom if I cut the stem all the way off?

Hello!The other answer is right on - these plants are very tough and hard to kill; but they do bloom very slowly.I usually cut closer to the plant, but as long as it is just above a node that will ... Read More »

How to Bloom Orchid Flowers?

Growing an orchid plant can be a rewarding experience. Orchids require special care, but if you provide your orchid with the right conditions it will produce the delicate blooms for which the plant... Read More »