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Forum: Cymbidium Alliance Yesterday, 11:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 650
Posted By estación seca
Here it is tonight, 37 days later. My phone...

Here it is tonight, 37 days later. My phone camera doesn't have a night mode. I aimed blindly and hoped for the best with the flash and autofocus.

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This growth just last week began making...
Forum: Pests & Diseases Yesterday, 04:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 61
Posted By estación seca
Soak some Marathon in water for some hours. Then...

Soak some Marathon in water for some hours. Then add a few drops of detergent so the solution works its way into the crannies.
Forum: Off Topic - Totally Yesterday, 03:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 101
Posted By estación seca
Where you live. 50 degrees F / 10C and moist soil...

Where you live. 50 degrees F / 10C and moist soil can kill them in 1-2 days.
Forum: Off Topic - Totally Yesterday, 02:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 101
Posted By estación seca
They can't tolerate cool weather plus damp or wet...

They can't tolerate cool weather plus damp or wet soil at all. Try never to let it have even one night in the 50s. It's even worse with any moisture in the soil. If the plant now is bone dry...
Forum: Cymbidium Alliance 10-18-2020, 11:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 68
Posted By estación seca
Cyrtopodium macrobulbon

I got one of these from Hausermann's with a new growth in progress. That's matured, much larger than the previous growth. But it's just sitting there. Its relatives tend to keep making new growths if...
Forum: Maxillaria Alliance 10-18-2020, 11:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 111
Posted By estación seca
Nice! You might have made a typo - it's...

Nice!

You might have made a typo - it's equitans. That means 'riding', like horseback riders in close formation. The leaves are tightly arranged together, alternating.
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 10-18-2020, 05:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 194
Posted By estación seca
Various speakers have shown our society photos of...

Various speakers have shown our society photos of this in habitat growing in full sun, in beach sand in Brazil, where sand temperatures are measured at around 50C. It is a very tough plant. Your...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 10-18-2020, 05:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 178
Posted By estación seca
SVO 8190 Cl. Rebecca Northen arrived looking...

SVO 8190 Cl. Rebecca Northen arrived looking sketchy, with yellowing leaves. It was a very small plant. I slipped it out of the pot to look at the roots and they had blackish tips. It slowly withered...
Forum: Pests & Diseases 10-18-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 84
Posted By estación seca
Cockroach! They will nibble on your plants.

Cockroach! They will nibble on your plants.
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 10-18-2020, 04:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 103
Posted By estación seca
Brassocattleya Binosa

Brassocattleya (Bc.) Binosa is a primary hybrid of Brassavola nodosa x Cattleya bicolor. I bought a plant of this from Alan Koch when he spoke to our society in May of this year. He said it is very...
Forum: Maxillaria Alliance 10-18-2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 46
Posted By estación seca
Anguloa clowesii in Phoenix

I previously grew a small seedling of this plant in a 2 quart/liter semi-hydro container, set in front of an evaporative cooler.

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One can find information on the Internet from people...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 10-18-2020, 04:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 194
Posted By estación seca
Bifoliate Catts resent root disturbance. Their...

Bifoliate Catts resent root disturbance. Their roots also die back when the humidity is low. It would be hard to pot your plant now without damaging the growing root, so don't do that.

Many people...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 10-18-2020, 04:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 101
Posted By estación seca
Welcome to the Orchid Board! Where do you...

Welcome to the Orchid Board!

Where do you live? What are the temperatures and light like in your growing area right now? Where are you going to keep it over the winter? What are the temperatures...
Forum: Vendor Feedback 10-18-2020, 03:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,370
Posted By estación seca
I think there is a chance the Catasetum leaves...

I think there is a chance the Catasetum leaves were already dropping when they packaged it up. The pseudobulb looks completely mature.
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 10-18-2020, 03:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 117
Posted By estación seca
AVs are a lot like Cattleyas and Phals - they...

AVs are a lot like Cattleyas and Phals - they survive enormously longer periods of time with dry roots than with waterlogged roots.
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 10-18-2020, 03:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 178
Posted By estación seca
One of my two surviving seedlings from SVO this...

One of my two surviving seedlings from SVO this spring is completely mature but still green; the other has not matured the pseudobulb. I'm going to keep watering the non-mature one but cut back on...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 10-18-2020, 03:44 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,043
Posted By estación seca
The tiny little thing might have been the entire...

The tiny little thing might have been the entire plant last winter. The large pseudobulb grew this year. It looks like it is very far into going dormant for the season. I suspect the leaves were...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 10-18-2020, 01:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 117
Posted By estación seca
I would leave them alone. We're going into...

I would leave them alone. We're going into winter. It's best to repot them in spring.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 10-18-2020, 12:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 146
Posted By estación seca
Welcome!

Welcome!
Forum: Beginner Discussion 10-18-2020, 12:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 163
Posted By estación seca
Sorry for writing as though you were a beginner....

Sorry for writing as though you were a beginner. I couldn't tell from the photos what had happened.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 10-16-2020, 04:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 163
Posted By estación seca
Paph roots are brown and fuzzy. They don't look...

Paph roots are brown and fuzzy. They don't look like other orchid roots. I think your plant probably had adequate roots; they don't look that good with bad roots. If you cut off roots you may have...
Forum: Identification Forum 10-15-2020, 11:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 254
Posted By estación seca
Hard to see but does it have opposite,...

Hard to see but does it have opposite, alternating paired leaves? If so look up genus Pilea.
Forum: Potting & Repotting 10-15-2020, 11:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 851
Posted By estación seca
If you click on your, or another username (long...

If you click on your, or another username (long or right-click to open in another tab), you will be taken to the user's page. Click the Statistics tab and you can look at all threads started, or...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 10-15-2020, 09:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 399
Posted By estación seca
What was named C. walkeriana 'Pendentive' is now...

What was named C. walkeriana 'Pendentive' is now considered by many people to be the primary hybrid C. Dolosa, which occurs naturally.

C. nobilior is considered difficult to grow in most of the...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 10-15-2020, 09:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 851
Posted By estación seca
Coir retains more water than anything else you...

Coir retains more water than anything else you might use. It would greatly extend your watering intervals. Few people would use more than 10%-25% coir for any but the very thirstiest plants. It is...
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