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Forum: Member Projects Yesterday, 10:58 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,411
Posted By shadytrake
I spread slug/snail bait on all of my mounts...

I spread slug/snail bait on all of my mounts today. Caught and killed 2 slugs and several snails already. Nothing on my project plants. Good news!
Forum: Member Projects 05-22-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,411
Posted By shadytrake
I am sure they will take care of it. As FYI,...

I am sure they will take care of it. As FYI, John is an AOS judge and is on the road A LOT for shows. Sandy is on the AOS Education Committee and travels with him. They are probably rarely at home...
Forum: Member Projects 05-22-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,652
Posted By shadytrake
I'm really sorry to hear that you had a problem. ...

I'm really sorry to hear that you had a problem. I have only had one bad plant from them in the past. Everything else has always been way bigger than expected and overgrowing the pots.

Then...
Forum: Member Projects 05-21-2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,652
Posted By shadytrake
John is a really nice guy. I'm sure he will make...

John is a really nice guy. I'm sure he will make it right for you. Bummer that you had a bad one.
Forum: Orchid Lounge 05-21-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 116
Posted By shadytrake
RHS down?

Is anyone else having problems with the RHS site? I cannot get any of the searches to work. It has been acting funny for 2 weeks.

The International Orchid Register / RHS Gardening...
Forum: Vendor Feedback 05-21-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 167
Posted By shadytrake
Mount Prospect Orchids in NJ?

Has anyone had any experience with them or their plants?

A bit pricey, but they have some unusual "other" genera.
Forum: Member Projects 05-21-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,652
Posted By shadytrake
For those who are looking for the Podangis in a...

For those who are looking for the Podangis in a larger size. Insitu has them on eBay and they look GREAT!

If I hadn't gotten such a nice plant from Clown Alley, this was going to be my backup...
Forum: Vendor Feedback 05-20-2015, 12:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 125
Posted By shadytrake
Clown Alley, Marble Branch, Oakwood Orchids, Orchids Plus

These four vendors brought excellent plants to the Memphis Orchid Society show.

Clown Alley (http://clown-alley-orchids.myshopify.com/): John has a lot of variety and if you don't see it on the...
Forum: Member Projects 05-20-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,411
Posted By shadytrake
As FYI, I got my three project plants from Clown...

As FYI, I got my three project plants from Clown Alley. They have excellent plants and very large. John and Sandy are super nice.
Clown Alley Orchids (http://clown-alley-orchids.myshopify.com/)
Forum: Member Projects 05-18-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,411
Posted By shadytrake
Most were pre-ordered. I get my company bonus...

Most were pre-ordered. I get my company bonus the first week in May so there is usually massive orchid buying. Last year we built the greenhouse and I didn't buy many orchids at all. Then I sold a...
Forum: Member Projects 05-18-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,411
Posted By shadytrake
Well, I had quite a large TC list because we were...

Well, I had quite a large TC list because we were at a show and I had pre-ordered.

Rth. Pop City 'NN' - This was a replacement for an orchid that I purchased last year and immediately died. The...
Forum: Member Projects 05-18-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,652
Posted By shadytrake
I decided to hang it right next to my Phrag...

I decided to hang it right next to my Phrag kovachii. It stays a bit cooler than other plants during the day, but gets nice bright filtered sun during the AM. The loose mixture plus the azalea pot...
Forum: Member Projects 05-18-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 616
Posted By shadytrake
Pictures! I am growing fond of the way it looks....

Pictures! I am growing fond of the way it looks. I thought it was on tree fern, but it is actually on cork, which I like better. Cork retains more moisture IMHO.
Forum: Member Projects 05-18-2015, 09:37 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,411
Posted By shadytrake
Pictures of my plant. It has two growths and is...

Pictures of my plant. It has two growths and is very robust!
Forum: Member Projects 05-18-2015, 09:31 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,652
Posted By shadytrake
Photos of my plant! For reference, that is a 1...

Photos of my plant! For reference, that is a 1 quart can. The plant is in a 4" pot with a loose mixture of bark, charcoal, sponge rock, and peat chunks. I re-potted into the clay because the...
Forum: Member Projects 05-17-2015, 12:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 616
Posted By shadytrake
I wasn't going to join this side project, but my...

I wasn't going to join this side project, but my pre-order vendor brought one to the show thinking I might like it. It is HUGE so of course I couldn't resist. It is mounted on a 4.5" fern slab and...
Forum: Member Projects 05-17-2015, 12:02 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,411
Posted By shadytrake
I picked up my Amesiella at the show today. (I...

I picked up my Amesiella at the show today. (I pre-ordered) It is really large! I pulled it out and re-potted into a 3" net pot with a loose mixture of charcoal, sponge rock, bark, peat chunk, and...
Forum: Member Projects 05-16-2015, 11:52 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,411
Posted By shadytrake
According to ISOPE, Kew and RHS, those are two...

According to ISOPE, Kew and RHS, those are two separate species and are not the same plant. philippinense has a yellow throat and smaller flowers (1 1/2") monticola is all white with a cream...
Forum: Member Projects 05-16-2015, 11:39 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,652
Posted By shadytrake
I picked up my project plants at the show today. ...

I picked up my project plants at the show today. Yay! My Podangis is HUGE! One fan is 6" wide at least and the other fan is 4" wide. I pulled it out of the pot, checked the roots, and then...
Forum: Member Projects 05-16-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 821
Views: 29,992
Posted By shadytrake
Awesome, Rosie! I hope mine gets that big soon.

Awesome, Rosie! I hope mine gets that big soon.
Forum: Member Projects 05-14-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 821
Views: 29,992
Posted By shadytrake
Finally had a couple of new leaves and I see a...

Finally had a couple of new leaves and I see a new growth! As a bonus, I have the first spike of the season. Yay.
Forum: Member Projects 05-14-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,652
Posted By shadytrake
ChryT, I would contact the grower and have...

ChryT,

I would contact the grower and have them send you another. I don't think that will survive.
Forum: Member Projects 05-14-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,411
Posted By shadytrake
I have my old one in a 3" basket with VERY loose...

I have my old one in a 3" basket with VERY loose bark/sponge rock/charcoal mix with a layer of sphagnum moss on top. It gets watered every day (sometimes twice a day) and is on the east side of my...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-09-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 130
Posted By shadytrake
I've been around for awhile. Happy B-Day!

I've been around for awhile. Happy B-Day!
Forum: Orchid Show Announcements 05-09-2015, 02:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 119
Posted By shadytrake
Memphis Orchid Society Show May 15-17, 2015

Hope y'all will come!

Friday: setup day (sales begin ~12noon-5pm)
Saturday: 9-5 Exhibit (after judging is completed) & Sales
Sunday: 11-4 Exhibit & Sales

Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry...
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