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Unread 01-08-2013, 05:34 PM
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Default Dry Growing Orchids

I'm looking to put together a planting of orchids that grow well in drier conditions, with low humidity. I know of a few epidendendrum and eulophia that will work well, and I have an Oeceoclades roseovariagata. I was wondering if any of you know some other orchids that would do well in drier conditions.
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You might want to look at encyclias, laelia anceps and tolumnia. These seem to like dry conditions in my collection but I do live in Florida so we have fairly high humidity.
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I just read about a nice xerophytic epidendrum. I'll keep researching tonight and see what I can find.
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