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Forum: Pests & Diseases Yesterday, 08:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 143
Posted By Keysguy
Looks like cold damage to me. 49 is awfully cold...

Looks like cold damage to me. 49 is awfully cold for an Angraecum, especially if it's exposed to that for any length of time. Probably would have happened even faster if it hadn't been dry.
Forum: Cymbidium Alliance 02-28-2021, 01:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 170
Posted By Keysguy
I actually have a Grammatophylum scriptum seca...

I actually have a Grammatophylum scriptum seca but I'm looking for Grammato/Cym crosses.
Forum: Cymbidium Alliance 02-28-2021, 10:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 170
Posted By Keysguy
The one I have is Suu Basan which I got 4 years...

The one I have is Suu Basan which I got 4 years ago from Santa Barbara OS. Can't even tell you what color it is because I've never seen it and they no longer have a picture up, at least that I was...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 02-27-2021, 09:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 976
Posted By Keysguy
Mine was painless. Literally and figuratively. ...

Mine was painless. Literally and figuratively.
Except for the 2 hours and 15 it took to make the 60 mile return trip.

They actually told me that when I go back in 4 weeks I don't need to wait...
Forum: Advanced Discussion 02-27-2021, 10:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 105
Posted By Keysguy
Hi Richard and welcome. It will depend on your...

Hi Richard and welcome.
It will depend on your growing conditions but I would think in Singapore you definitely need to get it out of that plastic bag and I'd dispense with the sphagnum.

I grow...
Forum: Cymbidium Alliance 02-27-2021, 10:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 170
Posted By Keysguy
Grammatocymbidium sources anyone?

I have a Memoria Nathan Newman NN that has 2 huge spikes coming along and meanwhile I continue to sit here waiting for my alleged "warmth tolerant" Cyms to do anything.

I know there have not been...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 02-26-2021, 10:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By Keysguy
Welcome!

Welcome!
Forum: Vendor Feedback 02-26-2021, 10:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 554
Posted By Keysguy
If I came home to a box of orchids sitting in a...

If I came home to a box of orchids sitting in a snowbank Kim, I'd have a stroke.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-26-2021, 10:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 117
Posted By Keysguy
Just to reiterate what everyone has said, it...

Just to reiterate what everyone has said, it should be dormant now anyway so let those leaves drop off, keep it dry and I bet it will be just fine.
Forum: Vendor Feedback 02-26-2021, 10:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 147
Posted By Keysguy
I got a trianae in my shipment last month (only...

I got a trianae in my shipment last month (only non-Phrag I bought). It had a sheath on it which has just popped 2 buds plus there's a new growth already so don't be surprised if your iricolor blooms...
Forum: Cypripedium Alliance - others 02-25-2021, 08:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 311
Posted By Keysguy
Roberta's points on the water quality are spot...

Roberta's points on the water quality are spot on. I'm just lucky that since I moved my collection to where I can grow outdoors year-round, I don't even think about it anymore because whatever...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 02-25-2021, 07:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 185
Posted By Keysguy
Those are gorgeous. Nice job!

Those are gorgeous. Nice job!
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 02-25-2021, 07:25 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,306
Posted By Keysguy
Seca---- I think somewhere in there Alan told him...

Seca---- I think somewhere in there Alan told him to make sure they thoroughly dry out between waterings
Forum: Vendor Feedback 02-25-2021, 07:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 147
Posted By Keysguy
Hammer--- I know you've had issues with shipments...

Hammer--- I know you've had issues with shipments from them but they are still my #1 vendor for price/plant size and diversity of their playlist.

schlimii--- remember the picture of schlimii I...
Forum: Cypripedium Alliance - others 02-25-2021, 07:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 311
Posted By Keysguy
Varda- help me understand your whole environment...

Varda- help me understand your whole environment picture so I get a better picture.

My conditions will be nothing like yours but I've always had good luck with Phrags and currently have a dozen...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 02-25-2021, 11:44 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,306
Posted By Keysguy
I'm thinking some sort of a wood slatted hanging...

I'm thinking some sort of a wood slatted hanging 'plaque' (like a broad, very shallow basket) would be perfect for walkeriana now that I see the growth habit of these and what the roots want to do.
...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 02-25-2021, 11:37 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 976
Posted By Keysguy
FINALLY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Scored an...

FINALLY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Scored an appointment this morning for Saturday afternoon. It's going to be 120 mi round trip (x 2) up the Keys to Tavernier in stupid weekend traffic but I guess...
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 02-22-2021, 12:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 81
Posted By Keysguy
Misc. bloomers

Sooooo many plants in bloom and on the way.
Here are just a couple examples.

1)Trichoglottis orchidea - pretty rare and really nice first bloom. (It appears AOS calls it cirrhifera but Kew and...
Forum: Orchid Lounge 02-21-2021, 05:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 145
Posted By Keysguy
Damn, I miss orchid shows! :(

Damn, I miss orchid shows! :(
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 02-20-2021, 01:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 567
Posted By Keysguy
I'd start by seeing if more light might convince...

I'd start by seeing if more light might convince them to bloom as they are.

Sounds odd if they are kept with newer plants that bloom but it might be that they are just older species or hybrids...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 02-19-2021, 03:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 976
Posted By Keysguy
My wife and I have been diligently running 5...

My wife and I have been diligently running 5 devices playing "vaccine bingo" every morning that Publix (grocery/pharmacy in Southeastern US) has had scheduling available. My wife scored an...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 02-19-2021, 09:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 94
Posted By Keysguy
Plants in pots can be moved in the event of a...

Plants in pots can be moved in the event of a hurricane. Plants growing on trees cannot and will not be there when you return from evacuating.

Ask me how I know. :roll:
Forum: Orchid Show Announcements 02-17-2021, 06:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 131
Posted By Keysguy
I had a note from Martin Motes a few weeks back...

I had a note from Martin Motes a few weeks back asking for input on what, if anything, they might be able to do this year.

I gave him some thoughts but never heard any more.

My suspicion is...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 02-17-2021, 06:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 506
Posted By Keysguy
:bowing:bowing:bowing:bowing spectacular!

:bowing:bowing:bowing:bowing
spectacular!
Forum: Dendrobium Alliance 02-15-2021, 04:38 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,426
Posted By Keysguy
My understanding is that the Aussies were pretty...

My understanding is that the Aussies were pretty tolerant but that if you wanted to see flowers you should NOT feed them during the winter rest period.

Crazy how many different ideas are out there...
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