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Old 10-08-2021, 06:54 PM
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I have this caularthon bicornutum x Laelia rosea that seemed to be doing just fine until recently when it developed literally cracks I have no idea why or what has caused it. This is only happening on this new growth the old one looks fine, a bit wrinkly, but it was like that since I got it. This is the first new growth it is growing since I got it and I have never grown a plant in this family - well the caularthon side of its family, I have some laelias, but they never cracked, they are fine. How did I mess up? I did not drop or hit it on anything and I don’t think it’s a bug that caused it. And what do I do about the cracks? I’m pretty worried because I live in soup (basically air that is hot and saturated with humidity) so fungal and bacterial infections heaven. I am afraid the open wounds will be a pathway to these. I was thinking of putting some of that liquid bandage you can use for kids maybe.
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If the crack has fresh tissue exposed put some powdered cinnamon on it. Otherwise, I have no 8dea. Just watch to see what happens next.
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The plant took up too much water. This may be one you should grow under cover and water by hand.
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Thank you! I put some cinnamon on the cracks and moved it a bit. It was right next to the mosquito screen and it has been raining a lot so it’s been getting drenched quite often, so I think the explanation of too much water definitely makes sense. A bit strange though that the other one just like this one that I have in sh (the problem one is in orchiata) seems to be fine. Maybe because that one is used to all the water and this one just got flooded recently. Fingers crossed that it will be ok. I ‘m really curious what the flowers look like. I’ve only had them for less than a year so I never saw them bloom.
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