Orchids in bloom – September 2018
Today we recap the orchids we had in bloom in September 2018, so get your wish lists ready!
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In order of appearance, the orchids are:
1. Bc.Hippodamia X C. aclandiae, a wonderful, fragrant Cattleya hybrid
2. Miltonia Peter Komp, wonderful flower display, but no fragrance this time
3. Brasiliorchis schunkeana, a dar purple miniature orchid
4. Phalaenopsis bellina, never missing a summer. More on her virus https://youtu.be/RFlP8a3oszM
5. Phalaenopsis violacea, her cinnamon smelling cousin
6. Dendrobium Blue Happiness, can you believe this was him? https://youtu.be/VOyrXaL2-FU
7. Dendrobium Polar Fire, we made a video on him recently https://youtu.be/Fp4jG31pIdM
8. Dendrobium Velvet Melody, great growth, not so great luck this year
9. NoID Pink Dendrobium, streaky blooms due to stress.. but look how many spieks! Looking forward to future blooms.
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✿ What I use in my Grow Room:
LECA – Pokon or IKEA
Bark mix NoName + Coconut coir IKEA
Sphagnum Moss – Spagmoss from Besgrow http://bit.ly/2LSZjEx
Fertilizer and suppliments:
MSU Orchid fertilizer for osmosis / rain water http://bit.ly/2LS2bSg
Orchid Focus Bloom (when I need something low in N)
Pots, containers, baskets:
DIY self watering pots and masks from local flower shops
Lechuza self watering pots https://amzn.to/2wIUWq2
Decorative Tolumnia pots http://bit.ly/2NbOfY4 (affiliate link)
Wooden Vanda baskets http://bit.ly/2NfIlWI
LED shop pannels from Leroy Merlin, 4000k
Tertial lamps from IKEA
Orvibo WiFi Smart Plugs https://amzn.to/2MLSR7T
Shirley’s Simple Shelving http://bit.ly/2qAcS1r
Lerberg and Mulig from IKEA
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