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Forum: Beginner Discussion Yesterday, 02:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 97
Posted By Mountaineer370
I agree with fishmom, your plant looks to be...

I agree with fishmom, your plant looks to be doing fine with your rehab program. The plant does show the effects of dehydration in its lower leaves, and the roots it had at that time are bound to...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 08-22-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 248
Posted By Mountaineer370
Ditto to the advice to find an orchid society...

Ditto to the advice to find an orchid society near you and become a member. Attend the meetings, meet people, ask questions. You will learn a lot and have fun mingling with like-minded orchid...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 08-21-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 160
Posted By Mountaineer370
FWIW, this is how I do it, and I'm not saying...

FWIW, this is how I do it, and I'm not saying it's the only way, but it's what works for me, and mine seem happy. First, I do not use cold tap water. I fill watering cans and let them set out for...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 08-21-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 148
Posted By Mountaineer370
They aren't all winter bloomers. There are...

They aren't all winter bloomers. There are plenty of summer-blooming Phals, too. Goosegirl doesn't say what type of Phal this is, other than it's a mini.

As rbarata says, they don't have a rest...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 08-20-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 263
Posted By Mountaineer370
Well, it definitely has multiple roots. I can't...

Well, it definitely has multiple roots. I can't tell from the photo, but unless they are mushy, they are most likely viable. If pinching them lightly between your fingers causes them to...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 08-20-2019, 09:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 152
Posted By Mountaineer370
Welcome to the board!

Welcome to the board!
Forum: Beginner Discussion 08-20-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 240
Posted By Mountaineer370
I think your plant looks fine. It seems to have...

I think your plant looks fine. It seems to have a decent amount of good roots. I usually don't cut anything off unless it is mushy. I have found that roots on Phals that are always inside the pot...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 08-16-2019, 05:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 292
Posted By Mountaineer370
Sorry I can't be any help with the issue with...

Sorry I can't be any help with the issue with your orchid. I did want to say welcome to the board. Also, you might want to change your user name to something besides your email address. That could...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 08-16-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 289
Posted By Mountaineer370
Hello and welcome to the Orchid Board from one of...

Hello and welcome to the Orchid Board from one of your neighbors just north of your state. :)
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 08-16-2019, 05:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By Mountaineer370
Hello and welcome to the Orchid Board!

Hello and welcome to the Orchid Board!
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 08-16-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 225
Posted By Mountaineer370
Ah, yes, when I first saw your post, I wondered...

Ah, yes, when I first saw your post, I wondered how far south you could be in Canada. :biggrin: Anyway, welcome to the Orchid Board. I think you will find pretty quickly that orchids are quite...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 08-16-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 229
Posted By Mountaineer370
Welcome to the OB! If I still worked in an...

Welcome to the OB! If I still worked in an office, I think I would definitely like having a plant or two there to brighten things up. :)
Forum: Beginner Discussion 08-13-2019, 08:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 425
Posted By Mountaineer370
I agree with fishmom. The plants sound like they...

I agree with fishmom. The plants sound like they are doing well in your care, and if I were in your shoes, I would just continue to do what you're doing. I have found that any orchids I buy, even...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 08-08-2019, 08:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 512
Posted By Mountaineer370
Welcome back, Vicki! I'm sure you'll see a few...

Welcome back, Vicki! I'm sure you'll see a few familiar names, as well as a few regulars who are new since you were last active. I hope to see you around!
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 08-05-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 723
Posted By Mountaineer370
Nice growing!

Nice growing!
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 08-05-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 619
Posted By Mountaineer370
That is a colorful beauty!

That is a colorful beauty!
Forum: Dendrobium Alliance 08-05-2019, 04:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 577
Posted By Mountaineer370
Very nice! Looking forward to more pics.

Very nice! Looking forward to more pics.
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 08-03-2019, 08:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 848
Posted By Mountaineer370
Very interesting!

Very interesting!
Forum: Beginner Discussion 08-02-2019, 08:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 540
Posted By Mountaineer370
jcec1, thank you so much for the reply. I agree,...

jcec1, thank you so much for the reply. I agree, any spike is good! Coming from my first couple of years in orchids, where I got almost nothing to bloom for me, I am thrilled to see this little...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 08-01-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 540
Posted By Mountaineer370
Phal. Spiking from Below First Leaf

I have this Phalaenopsis that I bought at a show this spring, and I noticed today it is putting out a spike below the first (top) leaf. How unusual is that? I had been under the impression that...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 07-30-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 888
Posted By Mountaineer370
I have only been keeping orchids for about four...

I have only been keeping orchids for about four years, and most of mine came from an in-person purchase at local orchid shows, but I have bought Phals online from Big Leaf Orchids, in Texas (Peter...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 07-28-2019, 07:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 874
Posted By Mountaineer370
My experience with PMs is that, yes, they are...

My experience with PMs is that, yes, they are saved in my User CP......BUT, if I am the last one to send a reply, that last reply is not saved. So no matter how long the chain is, just one PM back...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 07-26-2019, 09:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,248
Posted By Mountaineer370
It's a little belated, but welcome to the Orchid...

It's a little belated, but welcome to the Orchid Board!
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 07-26-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 580
Posted By Mountaineer370
I'm a little late to the party, but welcome to...

I'm a little late to the party, but welcome to the Orchid Board! My collection is mostly Phals, and they do great in my home which stays in the low to mid-70s year-round. We often hear the advice...
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 07-26-2019, 08:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,151
Posted By Mountaineer370
That's very nice!

That's very nice!
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