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Phalaenopsis multiple stems

This is a discussion on Phalaenopsis multiple stems within the General Orchid Culture forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; Hi all I have been growing my Phalaenopsis for about a year now but I ...

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    Default Phalaenopsis multiple stems

    Hi all

    I have been growing my Phalaenopsis for about a year now but I have always had a question that I can't find the answer for anywhere.
    My Phalaenopsis is growing just fine but it seems to have multiple stems growing out f the main steam.... pretty confusing, I know so I took a picture and hopefully you guys can tell me if I should trim the extra stems or just leave them alone
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    That is completely normal and you should leave them alone. You would be rewarded with more flowers from them.

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    Ok thank you very much, my husband kept telling me to cut them because "when you buy it from the store they don't come like that" but that didn't seem right to me so thank you for clarifying

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    Yup! Agreed, you'll have a lot of flowers, cool beans.

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