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Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! Yesterday, 09:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 102
Posted By Mountaineer370
Hi, Bob, from Michigan. Welcome back. Looking...

Hi, Bob, from Michigan. Welcome back. Looking forward to your contributions here. :)
Forum: Beginner Discussion 12-11-2019, 04:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 674
Posted By Mountaineer370
To answer the questions posed in your OP, no, not...

To answer the questions posed in your OP, no, not everyone is after the biggest blooms possible. I'm among a few others here, I'm sure, who actually have to confine ourselves to more compact orchids...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 12-11-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 893
Posted By Mountaineer370
I don't know how I missed this thread until...

I don't know how I missed this thread until today. My very favorite orchid foliage has to be Phalaenopsis schilleriana. In general, although it must sound boring, I do like the thick, glossy leaves...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 12-09-2019, 06:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 167
Posted By Mountaineer370
Congratulations! I've been growing a short...

Congratulations! I've been growing a short enough period of time that I can still remember the thrill. :)
Forum: Beginner Discussion 12-09-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 457
Posted By Mountaineer370
I can see the pictures fine. It looks like,...

I can see the pictures fine. It looks like, after it got done with its first blooms, it decided to put out new spikes, plural, from the old one. I have seen this happen, though that is a lot more...
Forum: Hybrids 12-09-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 269
Posted By Mountaineer370
Very nice! I see from the Hausermann's site that...

Very nice! I see from the Hausermann's site that it is a compact. :) I've stayed away from browsing their site for several months since I'm kind of maxed out on orchids for now, but I see they have...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 12-04-2019, 09:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 346
Posted By Mountaineer370
Just a couple that I have any reason to believe I...

Just a couple that I have any reason to believe I might actually be able to grow:

Phalaenopsis I-Hsin The Big Bang. I've only ever seen two of these, and apparently they cannot be found for sale...
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 12-04-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 239
Posted By Mountaineer370
Everything about it is beautiful. The flowers,...

Everything about it is beautiful. The flowers, of course, but it also has very attractive-looking foliage, and I love that tangle of healthy roots that is somewhat, but not quite, contained by that...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 11-27-2019, 04:26 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 588
Posted By Mountaineer370
I'm not much of an outdoor gardener. It's mostly...

I'm not much of an outdoor gardener. It's mostly houseplants for me. I have African violets that seem to like living alongside my orchids, and a couple of Christmas cacti (sorry, I have two...
Forum: Oncidium/Odontoglossum Alliance 11-27-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 454
Posted By Mountaineer370
As you've probably figured out in the time that...

As you've probably figured out in the time that you've been a member here, it's impossible to give you an exact ID on a NOID orchid. That said, it looks quite a bit like a Colmanara Masai Red that I...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-26-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 205
Posted By Mountaineer370
Honestly, I wasn't sure what it was, either, from...

Honestly, I wasn't sure what it was, either, from the picture. It could be some type of lizard? I just mentioned tree frogs in my post as a type of visiting creature I have seen on my orchids.
...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-26-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 205
Posted By Mountaineer370
Yep, cute little thing! I have found tree frogs...

Yep, cute little thing! I have found tree frogs in my house on a couple of occasions. The first one, I found in one of my orchid pots. I carefully captured it and returned it to the outside. The...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-26-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 440
Posted By Mountaineer370
Welcome to the OB, master photog! First, I have...

Welcome to the OB, master photog! First, I have a tremendous amount of respect for the member you quoted from the Phal Abuse thread, but I am one of those people who would have a different opinion. ...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 11-25-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 489
Posted By Mountaineer370
Welcome to the Orchid Board. It looks like you...

Welcome to the Orchid Board. It looks like you have a nice collection there, doves and all!
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-25-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 332
Posted By Mountaineer370
I am only seeing one photo, and I really can't...

I am only seeing one photo, and I really can't tell much of anything from that one photo. :(
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 11-24-2019, 11:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 215
Posted By Mountaineer370
Welcome to the Orchid Board and back into the...

Welcome to the Orchid Board and back into the orchid hobby!
Forum: Oncidium/Odontoglossum Alliance 11-23-2019, 09:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 585
Posted By Mountaineer370
How interesting. I have never seen ID-tagged...

How interesting. I have never seen ID-tagged orchids at any of my nearby big box stores, grocery stores, or any other retail store that sells the mass-grown orchids. The most I've seen is a genus...
Forum: Vanda Alliance - others 11-23-2019, 09:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 187
Posted By Mountaineer370
Now, that's one we don't see here often! It's...

Now, that's one we don't see here often! It's very cute, and so nice that it's also fragrant. :)
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 11-23-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 107
Posted By Mountaineer370
Cute! I'm always happy to see frogs and toads...

Cute! I'm always happy to see frogs and toads around my house. Of course, they're all in hibernation in my locale now.
Forum: Potting & Repotting 11-20-2019, 05:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 407
Posted By Mountaineer370
I see so many beautiful ceramic orchid pots out...

I see so many beautiful ceramic orchid pots out there, but I keep all of mine in clear plastic for the simple reason I would hate to have to break such a nice pot. When I repot, I figure if I have...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 11-20-2019, 05:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 192
Posted By Mountaineer370
Welcome to the Orchid Board! Yes, once you start...

Welcome to the Orchid Board! Yes, once you start going to shows and buying plants, there's basically no turning back. :biggrin:
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-20-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 358
Posted By Mountaineer370
I use Orchiata bark for the majority of my Phals....

I use Orchiata bark for the majority of my Phals. It is a very fast-drying medium. Are yours in the type of pot where you can see the roots? It helps to be able to do that, because it's very easy...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 11-19-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 262
Posted By Mountaineer370
I've only got a couple that I've ever had to...

I've only got a couple that I've ever had to worry about, and with those, I would just put the clear plastic pot into a slightly larger clay pot, which was all the stabilization they needed. ...
Forum: Hybrids 11-19-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 375
Posted By Mountaineer370
That's lovely! I'm glad to hear you're getting a...

That's lovely! I'm glad to hear you're getting a pleasing fragrance. I have one in bloom right now myself. The fragrance on mine is barely detectable, but, still, it's a nice little Phal.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-13-2019, 02:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By Mountaineer370
Glenford, welcome to the board! Please check out...

Glenford, welcome to the board! Please check out the long thread linked by fishmom above, "The Phal Abuse Stops Here." You will learn a lot.

The main thing, as already mentioned, is that...
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