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5 Endangered Orchid Species – Your Awareness is Imperative

No Comments 08 April 2015

Over the past few decades an exponential number of flora and fauna species have been listed on the endangered species list and, worse yet, the extinct species list. Unfortunately humans have dramatically impacted the environment in a way that, for some species, the damage is irreversible; however, there are many endangered and rare orchids that […]

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How to Re-Root Orchids

All About Orchids, Orchid Problems

The Sphag and Bag Method for Re-rooting Orchids

10 Comments 26 February 2015

What Is The Sphag And Bag Method? The sphag and bag method is designed to improve the condition of an orchid’s roots. When we talk about sphag, we are referring to the use of sphagnum moss (also known as peat moss) for horticultural purposes. Due to the fact that sphagnum moss is acidic and good […]

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Orchid Problems

Can You Repot an Orchid While In Bloom?

10 Comments 10 December 2014

Repotting an orchid while it is in bloom is something that many new and experienced orchid owners may have to do at one point for a plant. Unfortunately orchids are vastly different from many other plants and repotting an orchid while it is in bloom can lead to a world of problems. So when should […]

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I Flooded My Orchid! Now What?

Orchid Problems

I Flooded My Orchid! Now What?

2 Comments 14 October 2014

“I over watered my phalaenopsis! I kept it with me for 2 years but now when I see it fading away my heart goes down. Its leaves have turned yellow, the blooms have fallen off and I am sure its roots are dying too now. I love my plant but I do not understand where […]

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Orchid Turning Yellow

Orchid Problems

Help! Why is my Orchid Turning Yellow??

10 Comments 10 September 2014

Whenever the leaves of a plant turn a different color, especially orchids, people immediately begin to think that there is something wrong with the plant, but that is not always true. The leaves of an orchid naturally die off in order to make room for new leaves at the top and will yellow in the […]

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Orchid Problems

How to Treat Fungal and Bacterial Infections

10 Comments 10 July 2014

Orchids can be easily infected with various fungi or bacteria as the moist and humid environment required for their optimum growth also provide prime conditions for the growth of these infections. Different types of fungal and bacterial diseases have different impacts on orchids; therefore it is essential to determine what type of problem is distressing […]

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