Orchids forum→Orchid leaf damaged by radiator

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Name: Nana Martinez
Oak Lawn (Zone 6a)
nana_amartin
May 22, 2020 4:30 AM CST
Good morning- I was given an orchid and and it's leaves are damaged because it was sitting on top of a radiator.
Can I cut part of the leaf?
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Name: Big Bill
Livonia, Michigan (Zone 6a)
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BigBill
May 22, 2020 5:35 AM CST
Yes, you can cut it back into clean tissue and dust with cinnamon.

I would advise that you do not locate any plant on a radiator.
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Name: Nana Martinez
Oak Lawn (Zone 6a)
nana_amartin
May 22, 2020 6:25 PM CST
Great, I will take care of the orchid tomorrow. Thanks for the advice I will pass it along. Thank You!
Name: Big Bill
Livonia, Michigan (Zone 6a)
American Orchid Society Judge
Region: United States of America Critters Allowed Growing under artificial light Echinacea Hostas Region: Michigan
Butterflies Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Orchids Cat Lover Birds Bee Lover
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BigBill
May 22, 2020 7:17 PM CST
You're welcome!
Rodney Wilcox Jones, my idol!
Businessman, Orchid grower, hybridizer, lived to 107!

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