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Old 02-14-2019, 12:07 PM
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I have my Phalaenopsises near a bright window. Once the last bud opens, can I move the orchid to, letís say a coffee table in the same room, away from the window so I can enjoy the beauty of the flowers ? There wouldnít be as much light. After the flowers drop I would move it back to the window. Thank you all for your replies.
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Old 02-14-2019, 01:24 PM
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I do it all the time. Either before the spike starts to bud out or after it's almost completely budded out. Otherwise, sometimes you get bud blast.
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Thank you !
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Old 02-15-2019, 10:05 AM
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Until all the buds are open, just make sure that the orchid is facing the same way to the source of light (window in your case I guess). Otherwise the flowers will face different positions and the display won't be as nice and tidy.
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