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dee3

I live in Melb and love getting out in the garden, seeing splashes of colour In flowers and leaves. And that's what I find fascinating!

Cymbidium

  • Season Icon Late WinterLate Winter 2018
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dee3

#Cymbidium Orchid.... Simply stunning.

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rulphy

Wonderfull I love orchids

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  • Season Icon Late WinterLate Winter 2017
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dee3

#cymbidium #orchid

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ukjohnny

..beautiful Dee

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plants

Just lovely 💗

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gauravsh6

Isn't it leopard variety

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dee3

@gauravsh6 yes it is

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dee3

@Christos I was talking to Bill about his orchid can you tell me if you treat phalaenpsis orchids the same as cymbidium orchids? I have two of the phalaenpsis orchids they are in very small containers and have long root like bits come our of the top. I was wondering should I plant them in slightly bigger pots with the same orchid mix and should I bury the root like bits in the potting mixture ? Regards Dee

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Christos

@dee3 If your Phalaenopsis are not in bloom you can repot them in bigger pots but not in orchid mix. Better is a mix with bark and a tiny amoun of sphagnum moss.

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dee3

@Christos thanks for the info ....do I bury the the root like bits coming to the top ?

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Christos

@dee3 If it is possible yes. Sometimes the aerial roots are really hard and if you try to work work with them might be broke.

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brightcolours

#orchid-advice

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rulphy

Lovely

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