When I pruned I noticed some purole goo come out of the stem anyone know what that's all about


#1

A customer has a question and I hope we can get some opinions on it, thanks

when I pruned I noticed some purole goo come out of the stem anyone know what that’s all about


#2

I never realized it was purple but when you cut or break a plant a liquid emerges to protect & heal itself.


#3

Thats the sap from the plant just like @Laurap mentioned
Shell be fine just let her be she’ll heal
And nice topping job
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#4

@Laurap is right on the money


#5

I had a plant do that but it’s usually clear for me. I’ve seen a buddies plant be purple before​:+1::v:


#6

It is only clear briefly then starts to harden off to form scab just like blood or tree sap changes color when it oxidizes


#7

Oh ok. See learn something new everyday. I think I saw a video one time of a red looking substance just like that. It looks pretty cool