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Forum: Vanda Alliance - Angraecum/Aerangis Yesterday, 01:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By wisdomseeker
Thanks for the information ~ much appreciated!

Thanks for the information ~ much appreciated!
Forum: Vanda Alliance - Angraecum/Aerangis 07-13-2019, 11:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By wisdomseeker
A beautiful display, indeed! I've heard that...

A beautiful display, indeed!

I've heard that this particular species does not like being disturbed and re-potted. Any advise, and/or suggestions (growing tips) from your personal experience?
Forum: Advanced Discussion 07-03-2019, 02:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 388
Posted By wisdomseeker
Out of curiosity, how do you prevent ants from...

Out of curiosity, how do you prevent ants from escaping the terrarium (escape prevention)?
Forum: Auto Generated Threads by Classified System 06-16-2019, 11:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 559
Posted By wisdomseeker
FS - Masdevallia erinacea

GONE

Established & healthy division of Masdevallia erinacea in a 3" HD net pot.

$22.00 (includes priority shipping). Payment via Paypal.

If interested (and/or questions), feel free to send...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 06-10-2019, 02:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 555
Posted By wisdomseeker
I use compressed cork board quite a bit for...

I use compressed cork board quite a bit for mounts, mainly for small/miniature orchids grown indoors. They hold up well to constant wetness, and seem to have good longevity. Very easy cutting to...
Forum: About this board 06-08-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,186
Posted By wisdomseeker
New forum administrator...

New forum administrator (http://www.orchidboard.com/community/about-this-board/100600-forum-administrator.html)

Click on private messages in the Login box, or click on User CP and scroll down to...
Forum: Miniatures Show & Tell 05-19-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,106
Posted By wisdomseeker
Thanks! Right, terrariums... have half a...

Thanks!

Right, terrariums... have half a dozen of these orchids in different enclosures. They were acquired as small seedlings. All of them are coming into flower at the same time. The second...
Forum: Miniatures Show & Tell 05-19-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,106
Posted By wisdomseeker
Aerangis punctata

Aerangis punctata

Spike to flower took about 5 weeks. Mounted on pressed cork with some LFS. Grown under bright artificial light with fairly high humidity levels and warm temperatures.
...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-14-2019, 08:00 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 20,280
Posted By wisdomseeker
Keep us posted on the 'new hive' and your...

Keep us posted on the 'new hive' and your beekeeping experiences.

I don't know how you guys handle maintenance/honey collection tasks, but "Aussie" stingless bees would be a nice option to have in...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-13-2019, 02:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,012
Posted By wisdomseeker
Could not agree with you more. Maybe the OP can...

Could not agree with you more. Maybe the OP can elaborate more about their question, "Should I move them?"
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-13-2019, 12:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,012
Posted By wisdomseeker
If you have recently started growing your phaps...

If you have recently started growing your phaps under LEDs, I would observe for overall-health of the plant... if you notice anything funky going on (from the light they are receiving ~ leaf burn,...
Forum: Scientific Matters 05-08-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 855
Posted By wisdomseeker
From my understanding... when the parents names...

From my understanding... when the parents names are written out in a cross, the pod (seed) parent comes first and then the pollen parent next (e.g., nodosa x subulifera). I believe once a hybrid...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-03-2019, 09:15 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 20,280
Posted By wisdomseeker
Thanks for the follow-up! Your miniature...

Thanks for the follow-up!

Your miniature water lily venture sounds like an interesting project. You briefly mentioned the Aussie bees... Austroplebeia & Tetragonula? Are the natural populations...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-03-2019, 04:06 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 20,280
Posted By wisdomseeker
You can clearly see the size difference in your...

You can clearly see the size difference in your photos, and they are some nice healthy plants. What are the diameters (presently) of each plant in your 3 groups?

I've been growing the...
Forum: Parts & Equipment 05-03-2019, 03:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,283
Posted By wisdomseeker
It looks like a Jobes fertilizer spike. They are...

It looks like a Jobes fertilizer spike. They are fairly common in the US of A. The three types I am aware of have slightly different NPK ratios... their houseplant spikes: 13-4-5, flowering spikes:...
Forum: Miniatures Show & Tell 04-13-2019, 01:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,010
Posted By wisdomseeker
Lovely Kid is an interesting name for a hybrid. ...

Lovely Kid is an interesting name for a hybrid.

Are there any obvious differences in the foliage (compared to the foliage of the two plants used to create this hybrid)?

With this particular...
Forum: Miniatures Show & Tell 04-12-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,010
Posted By wisdomseeker
Phalaenopsis parishii

Phalaenopsis parishii ~ first bloom seedlings

I mounted one of these to hang in a terrarium with high humidity, under bright light. The others are potted in small bark (some with a...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 04-10-2019, 01:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,377
Posted By wisdomseeker
I appreciate the kind words, kg5. Just got done...

I appreciate the kind words, kg5. Just got done checking out your thread about the 'new bush house'... very nice indeed (and well thought out)!

We are very lucky in the USA, in regards to several...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 04-03-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,377
Posted By wisdomseeker
Recent blooms

Tillandsia funckiana (majority of my 'funks' are coming into bloom at the same time)
https://i.imgur.com/HuEAzFsm.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/Ow91YkKm.jpg

Tillandsia fuchsii var. fuchsii (a bit...
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 03-18-2019, 02:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,252
Posted By wisdomseeker
Very nice! Looks like spring has sprung.

Very nice! Looks like spring has sprung.
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 03-07-2019, 05:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,377
Posted By wisdomseeker
Tillandsia glabrior

Tillandsia glabrior in bloom


A fairly small Tilly that is easy to work with. This one started throwing a spike about 3 months ago, and has just started to flower. I've been keeping this...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 03-07-2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,658
Posted By wisdomseeker
I think it would be beneficial. When there is no...

I think it would be beneficial. When there is no right, and no wrong, there is always better, eh?

Ninety percent of the orchids I grow are miniatures, and my entire orchid collection is grown...
Forum: Miniatures Show & Tell 02-22-2019, 03:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,042
Posted By wisdomseeker
Just a guess... my initial thought was Vanda...

Just a guess... my initial thought was Vanda coerulescens, but I'm not sure. Hopefully a member more knowledgeable than me will chime in. The pictures look like it might be growing off a tree?
...
Forum: Miniatures Show & Tell 02-22-2019, 03:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,812
Posted By wisdomseeker
Brief update

This little Dendrobium species reminds me of the energizer-bunny... keeps going & going. Was able to make 2 divisions off the original plant so far. Hope to keep this one going in my collection for...
Forum: Miniatures Show & Tell 02-07-2019, 03:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,340
Posted By wisdomseeker
Using LED fixtures. Don't want to dive into...

Using LED fixtures.

Don't want to dive into all the details (it will get long winded, and is probably better suited for the "growing under lights" section). I build my own lights. Keeps the cost...
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