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Forum: Beginner Discussion Yesterday, 08:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 240
Posted By rbarata
I suspect what you have in there is called LECA...

I suspect what you have in there is called LECA which is expanded clay.
You should repot it in a larger pot (+1 cm in diameter), with a mix of LECA (with grains of around 1 cm or slightly smaller)...
Forum: Beginner Discussion Yesterday, 08:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 240
Posted By rbarata
Although the roots seems great, I suspect that...

Although the roots seems great, I suspect that you should use a larger granulometry. Roots need air flow otherwise they'll suffocate and die. And the grains in the photo are too small to allow a good...
Forum: Beginner Discussion Yesterday, 06:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 240
Posted By rbarata
I'm sure it's a good idea if the pot has soil in...

I'm sure it's a good idea if the pot has soil in it.
By soil I mean..difficult to explain for me. Search google for"soil" and you'll see what I mean.
Forum: Beginner Discussion Yesterday, 06:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 240
Posted By rbarata
Is the medium soil?

Is the medium soil?
Forum: Beginner Discussion 12-04-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 240
Posted By rbarata
It might need a repot. Mold usually appears when...

It might need a repot. Mold usually appears when the medium is decaying.
What medium is inside the pot?
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 12-04-2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 182
Posted By rbarata
Made by myself.:biggrin: Is much...

Made by myself.:biggrin:



Is much bigger than shown in the photo. Acts like an indicator for watering.:D
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 12-03-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 182
Posted By rbarata
Well, it's a NOID but if you search google by...

Well, it's a NOID but if you search google by "spotted bifoliate cattleyas" you'll find a lot of similar blooms.

This one has another particularity. The blooms change color as they age.
I took...
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 12-03-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 182
Posted By rbarata
Thank you Large! 23x23x14 cm (approx....

Thank you



Large! 23x23x14 cm (approx. 9x9x5.5 in).

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Forum: Orchids in Bloom 12-03-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 102
Posted By rbarata
Now I can see it!:) Beautiful flowers!

Now I can see it!:)
Beautiful flowers!
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 12-03-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 102
Posted By rbarata
Did you forget the photos?;)

Did you forget the photos?;)
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 12-03-2019, 08:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 182
Posted By rbarata
My Catt in bloom

The oldest members already know this one but to the newer ones here it is.
It has two growing and blooming seasons per year and now is growing in two fronts. Getting bigger!:D
...
Forum: Pests & Diseases 12-02-2019, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 170
Posted By rbarata
There's an accordion leaf in there. How is your...

There's an accordion leaf in there.
How is your humidity? Do have a value?
Forum: Semi-Hydroponic Culture 12-01-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 453
Posted By rbarata
That's a good action from you, Ray. As a...

That's a good action from you, Ray.

As a note, I've mentioned cleanliness (being it easy, difficult or even impossible to measure) because that's an important feature to someone who grows orchids...
Forum: Semi-Hydroponic Culture 12-01-2019, 11:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 453
Posted By rbarata
If you own a precision scale, a ratio between...

If you own a precision scale, a ratio between both weights, LECA and dust. Or by package.



Yes, I see what you mean but I think you're doing it by the orchid growing point of view (TDS and so)....
Forum: Semi-Hydroponic Culture 11-30-2019, 11:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 453
Posted By rbarata
I was thnking about cleanliness before use. ...

I was thnking about cleanliness before use.
Related with TDS of soak water but, if my interpretation is correct, I mean insoluble contents right after opening a new package (dust, etc).
Forum: Pests & Diseases 11-29-2019, 08:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 153
Posted By rbarata
Welcome Lupus Yes, it is. Read this...

Welcome Lupus

Yes, it is. Read this (https://staugorchidsociety.org/PDF/OrchidDiseaseControl-FungicidesbySueBottom.pdf) and this (https://cvp.cce.cornell.edu/submission.php?id=140).
Forum: Cypripedium Alliance - Paphiopedilum 11-27-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 171
Posted By rbarata
Really beautiful. Ray, with a black background...

Really beautiful.
Ray, with a black background and light with the right angle could make those colours stand out. That's just an oppinion.:)
Forum: Identification Forum 11-27-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 126
Posted By rbarata
Epi agoyanense?

Epi agoyanense?
Forum: Oncidium/Odontoglossum Alliance 11-27-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 275
Posted By rbarata
It doesn't look an Oncidium...Something with...

It doesn't look an Oncidium...Something with Miltonia background?

It is not possible to identify it 100% a plant without a tag. We can more or less identify the genus but nothing more than that.
Forum: Cymbidium Alliance 11-26-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 341
Posted By rbarata
That's a spike which means it gets the right...

That's a spike which means it gets the right amount of light and cool temps.
They can get temps slightly bellow freezing for a couple of hours. I think anything beyond this might damage them.
The...
Forum: Pests & Diseases 11-26-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 296
Posted By rbarata
I'm not sure if that is a nobile type dendrobium...

I'm not sure if that is a nobile type dendrobium but if it is that's normal behaviout.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-26-2019, 10:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 95
Posted By rbarata
Joseph, please post some photos. It's easier for...

Joseph, please post some photos. It's easier for us to understand.
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 11-26-2019, 09:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 545
Posted By rbarata
Have you considered another solution? We know how...

Have you considered another solution? We know how cats are maybe hang the plants.
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 11-26-2019, 08:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 545
Posted By rbarata
One question...do you need the greenhouse just...

One question...do you need the greenhouse just because of the cats?
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 11-26-2019, 07:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,530
Posted By rbarata
It seems there's sonething coming. Never had...

It seems there's sonething coming.
Never had this to bloom under my care 'cause I got it only a feq months ago.

https://i.postimg.cc/mZjx94Vg/20191125-165828.jpg
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