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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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 »

What do orchid flowers mean?

Though often thought of as exotic, orchids are found growing in almost all types of climates. Because of their versatility, there are approximately 25,000 known species of orchids, with more being ... Read More »

How do i prune orchid flowers?

Wait for the bloom cycle to end and for the orchid to wilt and die. Pluck diseased and damaged foliage from the orchid. Clip diseased foliage from the plant base. Snip the dead flower stems 1 inch ... Read More »