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Forum: Cattleya Alliance 11-29-2021, 03:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 274
Posted By rbarata
And much of the credit you deserve is by...

And much of the credit you deserve is by recognizing the best conditions for that species.
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 11-29-2021, 02:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 274
Posted By rbarata
Probably due to high humidity. There are...

Probably due to high humidity.
There are several varieties. This one, I can't recall, but it has "Bronze" in its name.
Forum: Pests & Diseases 11-28-2021, 09:56 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 580
Posted By rbarata
I can't argue about fertilization consequences as...

I can't argue about fertilization consequences as I don't have control (nor any reliable data) regarding the possible hundreds of parameters that might have some kind of influence in this issue.
...
Forum: Pests & Diseases 11-27-2021, 03:45 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 580
Posted By rbarata
This sentence clarifies a lot of misconceptions...

This sentence clarifies a lot of misconceptions I've seen many times here (and not only here).
Forum: Pests & Diseases 11-27-2021, 02:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 580
Posted By rbarata
Those are old leaves dying, I think. I...

Those are old leaves dying, I think.
I fertilize them full dose in every watering with Rain Mix so I don't think there's a K deficiency.
Forum: Pests & Diseases 11-27-2021, 12:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 580
Posted By rbarata
As a side note, here's a few photos of some of my...

As a side note, here's a few photos of some of my Cymbs just to make you feel more at ease.
Not really good looking, right?:)
They are always outside and they bloom heavily. Ugly leaves and Cymbs...
Forum: Dendrobium Alliance 11-27-2021, 12:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,519
Posted By rbarata
Almost there...photos taken right now. 3 spikes...

Almost there...photos taken right now.
3 spikes
These guys are deciduous so I'm expecting to lose its leaves after blooming. When that happens, I'll cut the ferns and let them grow again when the...
Forum: Advanced Discussion 11-26-2021, 02:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 472
Posted By rbarata
I don't have many plants in sphagnum but, as a...

I don't have many plants in sphagnum but, as a general rule of thumb, when the top layer is dry and crispy, then it's time to water.
If you want to control better the amount of water you put into it...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-21-2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 201
Posted By rbarata
When that happens here, I keep fertilizing. ...

When that happens here, I keep fertilizing.
About temps, as long as they don't dip too much, I wouldn't do nothing different and let them be.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-20-2021, 04:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 664
Posted By rbarata
Nope, it's repoted. To be honest, I don't...

Nope, it's repoted.


To be honest, I don't expect much regardless of the method used.
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 11-20-2021, 01:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 417
Posted By rbarata
It was registered in 1988 by Krairit Vejvarut....

It was registered in 1988 by Krairit Vejvarut. There's an address but couldn't find nothing except is in Bangkok, Thailand.

Photo taken from Orchidwiz:
https://i.postimg.cc/N9dj3zMy/Varut.jpg...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-20-2021, 12:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 664
Posted By rbarata
1 root in one week seems to be too much... I...

1 root in one week seems to be too much...
I would do what I usually do...put it in a pot (doesn't matter if it's clay or plastic) with coarse medium size bark and mist it gently just to wet the...
Forum: Dendrobium Alliance 11-20-2021, 12:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,519
Posted By rbarata
So far so good... I've been giving it full sun...

So far so good...
I've been giving it full sun and, remarkably, it can handle it like a champ.:)
The ferns help giving it some protection but, as soon as the flowers fade, I need to cut them (not...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 11-19-2021, 08:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 561
Posted By rbarata
What is the difference between grill and house...

What is the difference between grill and house fire?
The size of grilled meat.

Don't know if this one's bad...anyway:biggrin:
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 11-19-2021, 07:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 561
Posted By rbarata
Welcome, nemesis! ::)

Welcome, nemesis! ::)
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-18-2021, 06:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 206
Posted By rbarata
Welcome Nobile type Dendrobiums lose their...

Welcome
Nobile type Dendrobiums lose their leaves around this time of the year. This is not a rule as some lose more than others, even in the same plant. But at least some leaves are expected to be...
Forum: Coelogyne Alliance 11-17-2021, 08:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By rbarata
Not really. My tomentosa keeps its blooms for at...

Not really. My tomentosa keeps its blooms for at least 3 weeks. But it might be longer (or shorter) depending on the environment.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-17-2021, 07:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 192
Posted By rbarata
I've used it with good results diluting an...

I've used it with good results diluting an expresso (30 ml) in 1/2 l water.
Forum: Coelogyne Alliance 11-17-2021, 01:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By rbarata
If it is like my tomentosa, it will take only one...

If it is like my tomentosa, it will take only one week for the spikes to have all blooms opened.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-17-2021, 01:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 192
Posted By rbarata
Water with an expresso (coffee) diluted in half a...

Water with an expresso (coffee) diluted in half a liter of water.
Forum: Cymbidium Alliance 11-16-2021, 08:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 514
Posted By rbarata
I have a different experience...I always...

I have a different experience...I always fertilize with max concentration (i.e. the recommended concentration mentioned in the label).
When they are not growing, in autumun and winter, they are...
Forum: Coelogyne Alliance 11-14-2021, 07:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 233
Posted By rbarata
I used to put them bareroot, inside paper bags,...

I used to put them bareroot, inside paper bags, in the fridge around 5ēC (41 F). Looking at my experience with Pleiones, I wouldn't worry about it. It doesn't look like that but they are somewhat...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-13-2021, 09:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 650
Posted By rbarata
If you notice it is spreading cut around it. Make...

If you notice it is spreading cut around it. Make the cut on an healthy tissue area. Sterilize the blade before the intervention. Apply cinnamom on the cut.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-13-2021, 08:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 650
Posted By rbarata
If it happened months ago, the progression is...

If it happened months ago, the progression is rather slow... maybe it's just the leaf aging.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-13-2021, 06:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 650
Posted By rbarata
Is it "wet" or dry? If it's wet, cut around it...

Is it "wet" or dry?
If it's wet, cut around it in green tissue and put cinnamom in the cut.
If it's dry, leave it for now if it's not spreading.
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