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Forum: Beginner Discussion Today, 07:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 89
Posted By SouthPark
If the plant is healthy, then that's the main...

If the plant is healthy, then that's the main thing. It will definitely be interesting to see what these grows will do later - such as whether they remain dwarved or not. Definitely worth to document...
Forum: Potting & Repotting Today, 06:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 153
Posted By SouthPark
Shame on you Arron. Orchid growing of...

Shame on you Arron. Orchid growing of sought-after prize orchids is a costly affair. This is an accepted negative.

Of course, I'm just absolutely kidding. You're right. Relative cost is a...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! Today, 04:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 652
Posted By SouthPark
I did question this situation in my mind before -...

I did question this situation in my mind before - such as wondering what's the reason for covering tracks and ID, but still leave cookie crumbs (trail/clues - ie. 30 years of orchid experience and...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! Today, 06:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 652
Posted By SouthPark
Thanks claypot. By computer glitch.... I mean...

Thanks claypot. By computer glitch.... I mean glitch on the server side... ie. orchidboard side. Not your side.

Understandable about not revealing your previous ID. I only started using orchid...
Forum: Potting & Repotting Today, 02:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 153
Posted By SouthPark
It will definitely work. At the moment, I only...

It will definitely work. At the moment, I only grow Fdk plants in fairly tightly bound spaghnum in plastic pot, with the spaghnum surrounded underneath and around the sides with scoria.

As...
Forum: Beginner Discussion Yesterday, 06:50 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 716
Posted By SouthPark
Merita --- I forgot to mention. For spraying -...

Merita --- I forgot to mention. For spraying - put on the correct kind of filter mask (mouth mask). Some products are said to be not-harmful to humans, but always a good idea to use breathing...
Forum: Beginner Discussion Yesterday, 05:16 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 716
Posted By SouthPark
Merita --- have you got carbaryl and/or...

Merita --- have you got carbaryl and/or bifenthrin? These don't have staying-power, but applying them during times that count can definitely help ward-off the biting animals. Can keep them at bay....
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! Yesterday, 04:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 652
Posted By SouthPark
Possibly a computer glitch. Just suspecting...

Possibly a computer glitch. Just suspecting computer glitch, because while user 'claypot' can still be seen in forum posts, a peek in the forum members list does not show 'claypot' in the list. So...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 08-23-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 155
Posted By SouthPark
That's normal. This type of orchid and other...

That's normal. This type of orchid and other types have roots that can just grow all over the place. The ones that just grow out surrounded by nothing but air are 'aerial roots'. It's normal, and...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 08-23-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 131
Posted By SouthPark
After seeing this photo, I can see what you...

After seeing this photo, I can see what you searched high and low for it. That was great how Fred had a division for sale too. Elegante is fitting!
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 08-23-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 652
Posted By SouthPark
I can definitely say that the number of posts...

I can definitely say that the number of posts (posted by a user) doesn't necessarily indicate somebody's experience ...... with orchids and orchid-growing that is. I'm mainly referring to...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 08-22-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By SouthPark
Clean and fresh. Excellent shapes and colour. I...

Clean and fresh. Excellent shapes and colour. I love the look of the bicolor flowers ----- the lower sepals that does the interesting downward bend thing - a Mr Potato Head sensation.
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 08-22-2019, 05:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 652
Posted By SouthPark
truthsayer ----- I think that the better approach...

truthsayer ----- I think that the better approach for your opening post would have been to just state that you were a regular member, and that your account has been blocked. And then simply ask (in...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 08-22-2019, 09:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 292
Posted By SouthPark
Welcome! Post some flower photos of your...

Welcome! Post some flower photos of your Dendrobium during flowering time!
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 08-22-2019, 07:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 652
Posted By SouthPark
Hi there! It's highly likely that the...

Hi there!

It's highly likely that the regular members have no understanding about your situation - past history. So mentioning things such as 'people offended' won't make much sense to us.
...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 08-21-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By SouthPark
Most welcome Steve!

Most welcome Steve!
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 08-21-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By SouthPark
Hi sm!! The flowers of this one are fragrant...

Hi sm!! The flowers of this one are fragrant ----- having a nice pleasant scent.

Definitely with you on liking the spotting/speckling and colouring etc of the various outcomes of the cross. I'm...
Forum: Propagation 08-20-2019, 07:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 254
Posted By SouthPark
Good memory neophyte! That's probably where I...

Good memory neophyte! That's probably where I read it from ----- one of those online links! Thanks for mentioning that. That definitely draws attention. I heard about the necessary symbiosis relation...
Forum: Propagation 08-20-2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 254
Posted By SouthPark
The general way of growing the seeds inside the...

The general way of growing the seeds inside the pod requires a sterile bacteria/fungus-free environment and conditions. Youtube has videos showing how to set things up, which generally requires...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 08-20-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By SouthPark
C. Caudabec Candy

There are a bunch of different sorts for this hybrid - some white with pink spots..... some pink with darker pink spots. White with pink spots looks more like 'candy'. Some are white with purplish...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 08-19-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 314
Posted By SouthPark
I forgot to mention - when using tin-snips, keep...

I forgot to mention - when using tin-snips, keep free hands and free fingers well away from the snips when cutting ----- as we all know about the unexpected 'flip' action that can abruptly occur when...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 08-19-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 314
Posted By SouthPark
To cut pots (and also to cut those pesky tough...

To cut pots (and also to cut those pesky tough plastic shell packages which some items from supermarkets etc come in) ------ the good 'ol metal cutter 'tin snips' is always handy.

The bigger and...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 08-19-2019, 03:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By SouthPark
I've got three of these bicolor plants!!! (but...

I've got three of these bicolor plants!!! (but wait ----- mine are tiny heheheh). On the other end of the scale. They're just a couple of notches of my index finger in height heheh. Real juveniles....
Forum: Beginner Discussion 08-19-2019, 05:05 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 716
Posted By SouthPark
Do your orchids grow outdoors? And did you get...

Do your orchids grow outdoors? And did you get much rain recently? If so ----- then could maybe consider whether or not water got caught up either inside any sheaths, or in the gap between pseudobulb...
Forum: Pests & Diseases 08-18-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 278
Posted By SouthPark
If the spots are due to sucking insects, then...

If the spots are due to sucking insects, then probably better off spraying the leaves with a soap solution for plants, like natra soap or something.

Give the plant leaves and roots good air...
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