How long can a bird of paradise survive without soil?

I'm going to divide a bird of paradise plant from a main plant, but I'm planting it in another pot in my home. I will remove it with the roots, will it survive until I can put it in soil tomorrow (about a full day)?

5 Answers

  • frank
    Lv 7
    1 month ago
    Favorite Answer

    Just wrap it in some paper towels, and wet it. It should be fine.

  • Anonymous
    4 weeks ago

    maybe soak it in water to plump up the roots

  • John P
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    Moisture and coolness will help.

  • 4 weeks ago

    As long as the roots are kept moist and cool it'll be fine.

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  • 4 weeks ago

    Keep the roots wet. 

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