Login
User Name
Password   


Registration is FREE. Click to become a member of OrchidBoard community
(You're NOT logged in)

menu menu

Sponsor
Donate Now
and become
Forum Supporter.


Many perks!
<...more...>


Sponsor
 

Google


Fauna Top Sites
LOG IN/REGISTER TO CLOSE THIS ADVERTISEMENT
Go Back   Orchid Board - Most Complete Orchid Forum on the web ! >
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.14 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Sandy4453
Forum: Hybrids 10-25-2010, 09:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,348
Posted By Sandy4453
Queenslander, as Doc said, timing is everything...

Queenslander, as Doc said, timing is everything when using keiki paste. I created a little fun last summer ('09) and tried it out on most of my spikes. The best time to get results is when the...
Forum: Orchid Lounge 06-05-2010, 08:32 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 10,418
Posted By Sandy4453
She was adorable, that's how I always thought of...

She was adorable, that's how I always thought of her. She was sensitive and thoughtful and wore her emotions very close to her heart and always seemed to gain more faith after losing the battles. I...
Forum: Greenhouse Gardening 02-28-2010, 08:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,310
Posted By Sandy4453
The spotted Phals with yellow/red combinations...

The spotted Phals with yellow/red combinations are my weakness. Yours is outstanding, Doc.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-28-2010, 12:25 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,285
Posted By Sandy4453
Thanks for your reply. One more question...when...

Thanks for your reply. One more question...when it was reduced to just roots, was the crown still in tact?
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-28-2010, 12:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,466
Posted By Sandy4453
Here's a pic of the keiki still on the spike and...

Here's a pic of the keiki still on the spike and is now blooming from it's own spike.

And here's a thread with lots of info. and pics of keikis that you may find helpful. ...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-27-2010, 11:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,466
Posted By Sandy4453
Those are roots growing on the keiki. Once there...

Those are roots growing on the keiki. Once there are 3 roots, about 2 inches long, you can cut the spike it's on and pot it seperately OR, you can leave it like it is. I've got quite a few keikis...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-27-2010, 11:44 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,285
Posted By Sandy4453
sphagnum, bark or both mixed...doesn't matter...

sphagnum, bark or both mixed...doesn't matter what it's potted in as long as you adjust the watering, accordingly. That plant doesn't look bad. I lost all but one leaf on a Baldan's Kaleidoscope...
Forum: Hybrids 02-23-2010, 08:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 934
Posted By Sandy4453
just some more Phals (noid's)

I'm back again with more blooming Phals.:biggrin:
Forum: Identification Forum 02-23-2010, 08:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 793
Posted By Sandy4453
agreed, reed stem epidendrum. Bright light,...

agreed, reed stem epidendrum. Bright light, copious amounts of water, high temps. Very pretty choice! Enjoy.
Forum: Pests & Diseases 02-23-2010, 08:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,380
Posted By Sandy4453
Keep the routine up of watering even after the...

Keep the routine up of watering even after the mamma plant has died. Loosely place a baggie over the keiki to raise the humidity around it. I have 2 keikis growing right now this way, one on a...
Forum: Species 02-20-2010, 12:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,804
Posted By Sandy4453
Thought I would add this latest pic for interest....

Thought I would add this latest pic for interest. This is one of the 2 P. be tris keikis very early on. It grew 2 buds that went on to bloom. No visible spike but buds, nonetheless!
Forum: Species 02-19-2010, 11:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,804
Posted By Sandy4453
Phal. be tris blooming keikis!

For those that remember my KeikiPro experiment last summer, this is one Phal that didn't have any help from the solution. It grew 2 keikis, one of which I detached and is now growing a spike (last...
Forum: Orchid Lounge 02-19-2010, 09:32 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,648
Posted By Sandy4453
Iguanas Falling From Trees in Florida: Kamikaze...

Iguanas Falling From Trees in Florida: Kamikaze Iguanas | NowPublic News Coverage (http://www.nowpublic.com/strange/iguanas-falling-trees-florida-kamikaze-iguanas-2553221.html)
Forum: Bulbophyllum Alliance 02-15-2010, 08:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,306
Posted By Sandy4453
NOPE! I've had a lot of growth over this winter...

NOPE! I've had a lot of growth over this winter and even a spike now on my Daisy Chain which is unusual. This one usually blooms for me in mid summer. My biggest disappointment is my medusae. I...
Forum: Species 02-15-2010, 08:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 964
Posted By Sandy4453
How beautiful! I love it too Terri. You have to...

How beautiful! I love it too Terri. You have to post more pics when it's fully bloomed, ok!?!? I bought a few Bulbos from Clackamas, all in excellent condition. I, on the other hand managed to...
Forum: Cypripedium Alliance - Paphiopedilum 02-15-2010, 09:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,626
Posted By Sandy4453
Love pink Paphs and this is simply beautiful.

Love pink Paphs and this is simply beautiful.
Forum: Hybrids 02-15-2010, 08:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,845
Posted By Sandy4453
Thanks Rosie. All of my Phals are inside now,...

Thanks Rosie. All of my Phals are inside now, scattered all over the house. I keep all my orchids outdoors on a patio but the weather has been too cold lately. All my spiking Phas aren't...
Forum: Hybrids 02-15-2010, 08:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,845
Posted By Sandy4453
Thanks Shirley. While there was no tag (I get...

Thanks Shirley. While there was no tag (I get most of my Phals from a local nursery who buys in mass quantities from Miami), I'm willing to bet it's a Baldan's Kaleidoscope because Baldans is in...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-15-2010, 08:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,821
Posted By Sandy4453
Doc, I have about 10 now, had more but I found...

Doc, I have about 10 now, had more but I found they're a lot more tempermental than I originally thought. One thing in particular that I've learned is, that although they like to be kept constantly...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-15-2010, 08:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,564
Posted By Sandy4453
Peloric comes in all degrees, from slightly to...

Peloric comes in all degrees, from slightly to severe. Here are a few examples. I'm not sure if the last one is considered peloric or just a severe mutation of another kind? Maybe someone can...
Forum: Cypripedium Alliance - others 02-11-2010, 11:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,491
Posted By Sandy4453
This is jaw-dropping. WOW!!!! Fantastic...

This is jaw-dropping. WOW!!!!

Fantastic growing, Marilyn!
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 02-11-2010, 11:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,656
Posted By Sandy4453
oooh, I likey! Great selection. I've been...

oooh, I likey! Great selection. I've been wanting to get a Sedirea japonica but not sure if my growing space will work best for one.

They're all beautiful! Enjoy and happy growing. :biggrin:
Forum: Beginner Discussion 02-11-2010, 11:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,821
Posted By Sandy4453
:twocents:Doc, these are one group of orchids...

:twocents:Doc, these are one group of orchids that don't forgive you if you get the new, sprouting growth wet. It can get a little tricky if you've got them potted or even in open slit baskets. As...
Forum: Scientific Matters 02-11-2010, 12:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,101
Posted By Sandy4453
And this one too... :biggrin: Orchid Genera and...

And this one too... :biggrin: Orchid Genera and Abbreviations: A - C (http://www.notsogreenthumb.org/orchids/genera/genera1.htm)
Forum: Pleurothallis Alliance 02-10-2010, 11:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,025
Posted By Sandy4453
Fantastic looking! And I see a monkey's face...

Fantastic looking! And I see a monkey's face right in the center. :biggrin:

Enjoy!
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:34 PM.

© 2007 OrchidBoard.com
Search Engine Optimisation provided by DragonByte SEO v2.0.37 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2021 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Clubs vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.