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Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-14-2020, 01:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 322
Posted By tedro
Great stuff, orchid friends! Thank you! ...

Great stuff, orchid friends! Thank you!

Happy Valentine’s Day! 🥰
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-13-2020, 09:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 322
Posted By tedro
how would you water it? do you water the leaves...

how would you water it? do you water the leaves directly (like in nature, i suppose; but not indoors(?))?
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-13-2020, 03:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 322
Posted By tedro
Aha! you’ve found me out! that’s a very good...

Aha! you’ve found me out! that’s a very good read! ❤️
problem is, while yes mine is SPECIAL :biggrin: i kinda feel that way about all plants! Not sure i want to torture ANY, other than forcing them...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-13-2020, 01:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 322
Posted By tedro
Yes, that is the setting sun. so SSW. thank...

Yes, that is the setting sun. so SSW.

thank you both, very much.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-12-2020, 05:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 322
Posted By tedro
fascinating! another tree pic attached. in a...

fascinating!
another tree pic attached. in a sec. ok, up.

why do i feel like my phal would wilt away in 1 day?
i could “throw” or water it on the tree? how about pest/phal predators?

in the...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-12-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 322
Posted By tedro
plant phal in banyan tree?

see attached picture.

can i “attach” my phal (without pot) to the tree outside? (shown in picture) Naples, Florida
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-11-2020, 01:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 139
Posted By tedro
Thanks, Ray! I concur! :)) (based where i've...

Thanks, Ray!
I concur! :)) (based where i've had my lamp; i had kind of been wondering)
—working on it! :bowing
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-11-2020, 12:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 122
Posted By tedro
pictures! (moth orchid)

pretty pictures!
:bowing
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-10-2020, 06:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 139
Posted By tedro
Thanks! Hey, I'm in Naples! :waving I backed...

Thanks! Hey, I'm in Naples! :waving

I backed off (distance) my lamp and also cut it to 12hrs, a week or so ago.
It does, with this medium, require much more frequent watering! (was it you that...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-10-2020, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 139
Posted By tedro
leaf spot ?

Hello friends,

What may be the cause of this spot?
(attached photos)
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-04-2020, 06:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 343
Posted By tedro
Thanks! an hour less and some distance. —...

Thanks! an hour less and some distance. — distance is important because the farther away the less interaction/maintenance. let’s moving around either the light or the plant. In a situation like mine...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-04-2020, 04:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 343
Posted By tedro
Indeed, Roberta, great advice! I have...

Indeed, Roberta, great advice!

I have watched (since Sept), afa my leaves, go from dark glossy to paler and some slight yellow. these are not the baby leaves or other lower leaves it seem to turn...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-04-2020, 03:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 343
Posted By tedro
Thank you! I did read the article. I am...

Thank you! I did read the article.

I am curious about your use of the word “continual,” 24x7 is probably not what that refers to?

Here’s my deal/my question-to-self when i read the moth orchid...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-04-2020, 12:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 343
Posted By tedro
Honestly, I think I'm fundamentally incorrect:...

Honestly, I think I'm fundamentally incorrect: when plants say "indirect" or "direct" they mean SUN LIGHT. :blushing:

so, how close my artificial light is placed simply depends upon its capability...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-03-2020, 10:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 343
Posted By tedro
i do not have good sunlight. I live in a dark...

i do not have good sunlight. I live in a dark dank often quite cool tiny apartment. No way a flowering plant would survive without supplemental light in here.

I mostly wondering how far away my...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-03-2020, 10:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 240
Posted By tedro
idk guys. i’ve seen many of either up or...

idk guys. i’ve seen many of either up or “flopped” (still rigid, not literally floppy/loose).

:)
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-03-2020, 08:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 343
Posted By tedro
Light question (Phalaenopsis)

Hi, :waving

Are (other than Sun) light sources, like my led GE Daylight bulb, considered "indirect" lighting?

If a plant calls for "indirect" light, how do you grow indoors with artificial...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-02-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 240
Posted By tedro
Phalaenopsis orchid leaves question

I see lots of orchids almost everyday in my sw florida grocery store -- it's where i got mine. :D

Why do some phal orchids have leaves standing upward and others have flat floppy looking leaves?...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-01-2020, 11:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 162
Posted By tedro
:bowing I HAD to ask about the "wooden"...

:bowing

I HAD to ask about the "wooden" structures! :rofl:

...not getting more!!! :waving :blushing:

ps. name that tune!? --> Shared album - Ted Rogers (ichi) - Google Photos...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-01-2020, 07:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 162
Posted By tedro
roots?

Hello, 👋

Would you please tell me if these roots are ok?
I repotted several weeks ago.

The 4th attached photo should be just after repotting, the previous two 2 are now (both sides). And one...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 01-31-2020, 08:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 169
Posted By tedro
i like the photograph! just an amateur hobby! ...

i like the photograph! just an amateur hobby!
Thanks! :bowing

i’m seeing more roots now, too. which i think is relieving, TO ME! lol

ps: oh! https://ello.co/tedrogers
Forum: Beginner Discussion 01-31-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 169
Posted By tedro
update: flowers! 🌸 only, pics

Hi,

Thank you all who helped me, what a great bunch!
My 1-and-only orchid, all buds have opened.
I lost 3, almost 4, probably from the repotting while blooming(?). the one on the very bottom...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 01-28-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 353
Posted By tedro
Update: i’ve lost and removed 3 partially opened...

Update: i’ve lost and removed 3 partially opened flowers.
1 left to blossom, i think it will. :)
:bowing

i changed my supplemental light (shown in album link) to 14hrs -- in the day time by the...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 01-26-2020, 12:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 353
Posted By tedro
there’s the “sheared” petal, with “rescue” bud...

there’s the “sheared” petal, with “rescue” bud behind it.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 01-25-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 353
Posted By tedro
thanks neophyte, i hadnt seen your reply! ...

thanks neophyte, i hadnt seen your reply!

well, i decided to take action and doused it (spray bottle), gently but thoroughly.
it finishes out the "day" near a low watt "yellow& incandescent lamp....
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