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Forum: Identification Forum Today, 11:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 162
Posted By Leafmite
Very nice find!

Very nice find!
Forum: Pests & Diseases Today, 11:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 226
Posted By Leafmite
I have other plants which attract hummingbirds,...

I have other plants which attract hummingbirds, bees, butterflies and such to the plant collection and they will sometimes check out the orchids or just land on them. I usually just set ladybugs...
Forum: Beginner Discussion Yesterday, 09:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 146
Posted By Leafmite
Nice! :)

Nice! :)
Forum: Cattleya Alliance Yesterday, 09:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 114
Posted By Leafmite
Congratulations! I really like the last one. ...

Congratulations! I really like the last one. Very nice!
Forum: Members' Displays Yesterday, 09:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 113
Posted By Leafmite
Cute display! :)

Cute display! :)
Forum: Beginner Discussion Yesterday, 09:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 167
Posted By Leafmite
Don't cut the spike the entire way, maybe just a...

Don't cut the spike the entire way, maybe just a few nodes down. It might bloom again off the main spike.

I agree that it might be that your home has completely different conditions than the...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance Yesterday, 09:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 71
Posted By Leafmite
I actually love these posts of yours. I always...

I actually love these posts of yours. I always love seeing the results from crosses. :) Wayne Roberts (Roberts Flower Supply) and Edgar Stehli (Windswept in Time Orchids) often brought in the...
Forum: Pests & Diseases Yesterday, 09:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 226
Posted By Leafmite
These are the big guns. We used both on our...

These are the big guns. We used both on our fruit trees, especially Malathion (every two weeks, from just after the blooms dropped until a month before harvest). Both are safe as long as one...
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 03-05-2021, 09:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 154
Posted By Leafmite
Very, very nice! Congratulations!

Very, very nice! Congratulations!
Forum: Pests & Diseases 03-05-2021, 09:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 226
Posted By Leafmite
The craziest thing I ever did was to spray all...

The craziest thing I ever did was to spray all the plants with olive oil...out of desperation. I sprayed them in the evening then spent all morning washing the oil off with warm, soapy water. It...
Forum: Vendor Feedback 03-02-2021, 05:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 270
Posted By Leafmite
They have always been a decent company but, in...

They have always been a decent company but, in the past, they had a real challenge by having to ship across the border and directly to the home which required plants to be bare-root. Now, with a base...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 03-02-2021, 03:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 217
Posted By Leafmite
That is really neat! Congratulations on another...

That is really neat! Congratulations on another nepenthes. I need to get one of those one day...they are really cool plants. :)
Forum: Vendor Feedback 03-02-2021, 02:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 300
Posted By Leafmite
Good luck with all the new orchids! :)

Good luck with all the new orchids! :)
Forum: Growing Under Lights 03-02-2021, 02:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 367
Posted By Leafmite
I agree. It looks great! Happy growing!

I agree. It looks great! Happy growing!
Forum: Pests & Diseases 03-01-2021, 02:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 170
Posted By Leafmite
Wow. My guess would be sun or cold damage but I...

Wow. My guess would be sun or cold damage but I really don't know what your conditions are or what temperature/light range your Angraecum needs. I always baby my Magdalenae as it is one of my...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 03-01-2021, 02:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 282
Posted By Leafmite
The pictures would be on a DVD that is stacked...

The pictures would be on a DVD that is stacked next to the computer where we are slowly copying all the pictures and videos onto an external drive.
It was really tough to sort through the plants...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 03-01-2021, 12:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 282
Posted By Leafmite
Plants are an addiction for me, too. I really...

Plants are an addiction for me, too. I really love all plants. At one time, people would enter our home and say "Wow, this place looks like a (botanical garden (Phipps, usually))." I had plants in...
Forum: Advanced Discussion 02-27-2021, 02:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 255
Posted By Leafmite
My plants live in an environment that is...

My plants live in an environment that is conductive to root-rot from late September until late May so I have to be extra careful. When I first found online orchid forums, people did suggest leaving...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-27-2021, 02:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 192
Posted By Leafmite
I have bought many plants, including orchids,...

I have bought many plants, including orchids, from Amazon and I have always been overjoyed with what I have received. Here is what I do...I look for their website off of Amazon and then read reviews...
Forum: Advanced Discussion 02-26-2021, 10:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 255
Posted By Leafmite
If roots are truly dead, I remove them as in my...

If roots are truly dead, I remove them as in my cool winter climate, I cannot have anything that retains water near my healthy roots or I will lose them.

Angraecums...I have never had a problem...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 02-26-2021, 09:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 244
Posted By Leafmite
I have two orchids and a Sundew like this from...

I have two orchids and a Sundew like this from Bloomify. I have been giving them as gifts, too, to people that say they cannot grow plants. :)
Forum: Semi-Hydroponic Culture 02-26-2021, 09:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 229
Posted By Leafmite
I am also very sorry to hear about the loss. You...

I am also very sorry to hear about the loss. You could always buy a cheap Oncidium and pot it up in a shallow (unglazed) clay 'bulb bowl' and see how it works. A shallow bowl made of porous clay...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 02-26-2021, 01:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 145
Posted By Leafmite
Hello and welcome! :)

Hello and welcome! :)
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-26-2021, 01:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 363
Posted By Leafmite
Good luck! The lady bugs do have that element of...

Good luck! The lady bugs do have that element of cuteness. They tend to lay eggs, then most fly away and it is the larvae that will most often be seen. :)
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 02-26-2021, 01:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 336
Posted By Leafmite
Hello and welcome!

Hello and welcome!
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