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Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 12-31-2013, 02:26 AM
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Posted By theroc1217
Aki James, can you post some pictures of yours?...

Aki James, can you post some pictures of yours? Mine didn't make it through dormancy, they either dried out or rotted. I'd love to see how they're doing.
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 03-06-2013, 02:36 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,173
Posted By theroc1217
Right now, I have mine in a glass box near a...

Right now, I have mine in a glass box near a window. The temperatures range from 50 at night, up into the 60's during the day. I have the box sealed, and the pots are sitting on damp sphagnum. I...
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 02-03-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,173
Posted By theroc1217
They're easier from transplant, but from what...

They're easier from transplant, but from what I've heard, nearly impossible to grow from seed.
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 01-30-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,173
Posted By theroc1217
I have their pots inside larger terracotta pots...

I have their pots inside larger terracotta pots set on damp sphagnum; it seems to be keeping the pots cool and the air humid, while I hardly have to water them. I think a similar system will have to...
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 01-16-2013, 05:05 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,173
Posted By theroc1217
I ended up getting mine from buggycrazy on the...

I ended up getting mine from buggycrazy on the web. They arrived in good condition with instructions more or less amounting to what I've been told here. I'm just worried that they won't be cold...
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 01-15-2013, 01:41 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,173
Posted By theroc1217
True, but often times they are found growing on...

True, but often times they are found growing on private property. And if anyone had been cultivating them for long, they may have misidentified them.
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 01-14-2013, 06:30 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,173
Posted By theroc1217
There are some similar species to Arethusa, and I...

There are some similar species to Arethusa, and I was thinking that some (amateur) gatherers may not notice the difference between the species and mislabel their specimens.
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 01-14-2013, 10:37 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,173
Posted By theroc1217
From what I've been reading, Calypso bulbosa is a...

From what I've been reading, Calypso bulbosa is a winter grower, whereas Arethusa Bulbosa is a summer grower, in 2 different genii. Has anyone else heard of Arethusa? It's in both of the orchid...
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 01-13-2013, 01:43 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,173
Posted By theroc1217
Where I had them it's in the low 60's. I moved...

Where I had them it's in the low 60's. I moved them to the garage for a few days where it was in the low 40's/upper 30's, but they're back inside now.
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 01-13-2013, 01:36 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,173
Posted By theroc1217
It definitely gets below freezing here often. I'm...

It definitely gets below freezing here often. I'm just worried I have it too warm.
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 01-13-2013, 12:51 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,173
Posted By theroc1217
Thanks. I'm jus worried about temperatures this...

Thanks. I'm jus worried about temperatures this time of year.
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 01-13-2013, 12:47 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,173
Posted By theroc1217
That would be where I got it. Any tips?

That would be where I got it. Any tips?
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 01-13-2013, 12:44 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,173
Posted By theroc1217
I'm not sure if it's occidentalis or americanus....

I'm not sure if it's occidentalis or americanus. The seller said they're winter growers, and they're in leaf, so In assuming its not the variety mentioned above. I have it in bark and pine needles,...
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 01-11-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,173
Posted By theroc1217
Calypso Bulbosa

I was recently able to obtain two samples of this orchid from a grower on the northwest coast. I have them planted in a bark and needle mix, with live moss as topdressing. Does anyone here have...
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