Originally Posted by Githianki
Safe to plant in bunches like it came? Or better off spreading it out a bit when pushing it in the substrate?
It is better to remove the band and plant the stems individually. Just an inch or two apart. This allows for light to reach the lower leaves and they are less likely to die off. Some stem plants can be bunched in perhaps 3 or 4 stems and it is a better effect, but I wouldn't with these.