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Old 03-09-2019, 09:22 PM
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so my cymb pollination has worked and a few flowers are developing pods, so in a year or so i will need to flask seeds
i have 2 questions
1: do these incubate in the dark since they are terrestrial?
2: do seeds stratify or something?
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Old 03-11-2019, 05:03 PM
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I know nothing about cyms but most orchid seed pods need to be flasked. Some intrepid souls have done it themselves but most use a flasking service.

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Old 03-12-2019, 02:28 AM
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1. No they do not need to be in the dark to germinate.
2. I'm not sure what you are asking here. Are you asking if the seeds need special treatment (heating/cooling) before being sown?
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