- - scissors.
When the plant has ceased to bloom, make sure that there are no peduncle swollen buds of which may be new buds.They may be not only at the tip of the flower stalk, but also close to the buds have faded.Also note the very tip of a growing green and it does not need pruning, even in the case where the orchid has bloomed.
If the arrow begins to fade, you can start cutting.Procrastination is drawn to the fact that the plant is forced to spend on maintaining the strength deflorate peduncle.To do this, take a pair of scissors or a sharp knife and cut the orderly movement of the upper part of the shoot, leaving the entire lower part of his two kidneys growth.Typically, the first of which is almost at the ground, and the second at a height of 4-7 cm from the first.Saving data so-called "dorma
nt buds", hidden in the scales of the trunk, may contribute to the emergence of new side shoots.
Sometimes blooming arrow can be divided into several shoots, then it makes sense to trim only the part that is beginning to fade.The second may appear buds.
This is not the only way to trim.In order to maintain power plants can be cut stems at the base.Additional processing place requires pruning.
In occasion of cut orchid flower spike or not, there's a lot of controversy.To plant got stronger and gained strength for forcing a new flower stalk, it is desirable to rid it of old.At the same time trimming the arrow can cause a long period of dormancy.In one there is no doubt that if the need for pruning there are doubts, it can take some time, sometimes flower buds give repeated on the same stalk.
Crop orchid does not guarantee the acceleration of re-flowering, so it is not necessary to assign to this procedure too much hope.
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