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Old 05-20-2013, 01:05 PM   #1 
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question about trimming stem plants

i need some help with trimming my stem plants. I know that you can cut stem plants and replant them because I've done this. my replant is growing great but the original plant isn't. I don't know what I've done wrong. Is there a specific place to cut the plant? thanks for any help...
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Old 05-20-2013, 01:33 PM   #3 
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the original plant usually will send out sideshoots. lol
the main stem wont grow any taller
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Old 05-20-2013, 01:34 PM   #4 
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sometimes the old stem just is that, old and needs to be pulled up and replaced. its normal

what I find works best is to cut the plant just below a leaf node, and then to trim back the leaves and place that node in the dirt. with some nodes they might be producing roots already! and those are prime candidates!
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