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Search: Posts Made By: Shadeflower
Forum: Greenhouse Gardening Today, 05:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 92
Posted By Shadeflower
Nice back garden tour Roberta. You have quite a...

Nice back garden tour Roberta.
You have quite a different taste to me but I liked everything in your Catt section.
I felt The Cymbidium flowers were a bit under represented and what about...
Forum: Semi-Hydroponic Culture Today, 03:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 122
Posted By Shadeflower
when you are the only person not receiving a like...

when you are the only person not receiving a like on your reply it might tell you that your opinion is not welcome.

I'm sorry to hear that mop. It is true I don't have any pure dowiana's. Plenty...
Forum: Advanced Discussion Today, 02:43 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,325
Posted By Shadeflower
A seedling of Dendrobium Falcorostrum has been...

A seedling of Dendrobium Falcorostrum has been part of my test subjects.

On Rainmix alone the newest leaves grew stunted and distorted. For a few months now it initially received more trace...
Forum: Semi-Hydroponic Culture Today, 10:29 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,100
Posted By Shadeflower
but according to that logic isurus everyone...

but according to that logic isurus everyone should hate everyone and you included as I'm sure you feel abut me too.
If that is the answer that is just a bit sad.
Forum: Semi-Hydroponic Culture Today, 10:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 901
Posted By Shadeflower
It's an interesting phal hybrid. Looks like it's...

It's an interesting phal hybrid. Looks like it's growing a spike like a paphiopedilum
Forum: Semi-Hydroponic Culture Today, 10:04 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,100
Posted By Shadeflower
sade I'm curious what your problem with...

sade I'm curious what your problem with MissOrchidgirld is.
I know lots dislike her which I cannot understand.
Yeah she spreads a bit of false information from time to time but who here knows...
Forum: Semi-Hydroponic Culture Today, 09:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 124
Posted By Shadeflower
Sade I would have said so too. The last black...

Sade I would have said so too.
The last black spot is the only "rot" you have but even that like you say is just from sitting on a wet lecca ball and should not spread but of course let it dry and...
Forum: Beginner Discussion Today, 09:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 85
Posted By Shadeflower
hi welcome to the OB. Great phal, shame you...

hi welcome to the OB.
Great phal, shame you dropped it. I'm not entirey sure but it seems to be some kind of complex hybrid. The leaves looks like it has been crossed with more than just a...
Forum: Beginner Discussion Today, 09:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 85
Posted By Shadeflower
The whole thing just looks a bit weak. The black...

The whole thing just looks a bit weak. The black spot is just part of that diagnosis.
From what I can see most the roots are not functional. I can see one root that looks ok but that needs to be...
Forum: Semi-Hydroponic Culture Yesterday, 03:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 122
Posted By Shadeflower
I'm a bit confused by the question because you...

I'm a bit confused by the question because you make it sounds like you are desperate to finish fertilizing once the new lead has finished growing.

I know lots have their theories on the matter but...
Forum: Cymbidium Alliance Yesterday, 01:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,596
Posted By Shadeflower
I discovered the next growth after my flowers...

I discovered the next growth after my flowers have faded.
Like clockwork. Love it

https://cdn-images.imagevenue.com/e9/8d/64/ME1457YG_o.JPG
Forum: Hybrids Yesterday, 12:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 168
Posted By Shadeflower
ah right the tag explains things. I have an...

ah right the tag explains things.

I have an unofficial Phal Bear King at mine.

It's a dragon tree eagle crossed with hannover passion which theoretically is a bear king but I dunno it's not as...
Forum: Hybrids Yesterday, 09:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 168
Posted By Shadeflower
It's a fair point that tmoney raises though, lets...

It's a fair point that tmoney raises though, lets say you have two growers that recreate the germain vincent then and the one grower uses exceptional clones and the other grower uses any odd shaped...
Forum: Outdoor Gardening Yesterday, 09:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 206
Posted By Shadeflower
well spotted Ray. So then other way round to...

well spotted Ray.

So then other way round to what I said but the principle remains, outdoor plants get more dew and condensation than indoor plants. Can't help with the question though
Forum: Hybrids Yesterday, 06:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 168
Posted By Shadeflower
time flies. I never actually checkout out...

time flies.

I never actually checkout out your flower, sorry bout that, good to see camille guessed the right date.

So we were meant to know what this cross was ?
...
Forum: Outdoor Gardening Yesterday, 06:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 206
Posted By Shadeflower
hey kat, I don't grow outside, you need the...

hey kat, I don't grow outside, you need the advice of a greenhouse grower but could it be the initial temp of the orchid causing the condensation?

Once the orchid is the same temp as the outdoors...
Forum: Dendrobium Alliance 12-03-2021, 06:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 154
Posted By Shadeflower
The instructions say to carry on fertilizing...

The instructions say to carry on fertilizing through winter at half the dose which would be 1ml/liter.
Then again my nobiles are vey late to develop this year so might be time for me to lay off the...
Forum: Hybrids 12-03-2021, 05:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 95
Posted By Shadeflower
not unusual for a second spike to grow shortly...

not unusual for a second spike to grow shortly after flowering. They (phal hybrids) can really bloom all year long in special varieties. With good care the older they get the better the display gets...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 12-03-2021, 05:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 201
Posted By Shadeflower
Rosie, I wouldn't spend that for just one phal. ...

Rosie, I wouldn't spend that for just one phal.
The fertilizer will make the biggest difference but whether regular watering will make it grow new roots is hard to say.

Like I mentioned I would...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 12-03-2021, 03:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 368
Posted By Shadeflower
Didn't even know you had this one SP. It's very...

Didn't even know you had this one SP.
It's very nice.
So the season must just be starting for you over in Oz
Forum: Advanced Discussion 12-03-2021, 02:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,325
Posted By Shadeflower
so just a heads up I am going to post a few...

so just a heads up I am going to post a few periodic pictures from time to time. But I am still forming conclusions.
Like for this one I doubled the micronutrients I was feeding along with other...
Forum: Advanced Discussion 12-03-2021, 09:51 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,780
Posted By Shadeflower
keith I think a mistking is more for a terrarium...

keith I think a mistking is more for a terrarium I would have thought and for a greenhouse you use something like these 360deg Micro-mist sprayer-91258...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 12-03-2021, 09:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 244
Posted By Shadeflower
I'd be quite curious to know where you ordered...

I'd be quite curious to know where you ordered from that ships to the UK?
Was cites and importation a problem with the new changes?

Ps, after 6 months here in the UK it should now be on uk time...
Forum: Members' Displays 12-03-2021, 08:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 226
Posted By Shadeflower
oh wow Dianne, not sure you realize what you've...

oh wow Dianne, not sure you realize what you've gotten in to.

Mind you I have too but Aerides are sooo slow to mature.

I'd estimate 8 years before you see blooms. Or I am a slow grower lol.
...
Forum: Pet Depot 12-03-2021, 08:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 364
Posted By Shadeflower
Sry bout your loss DC. My guy weighs 98lb. I'm...

Sry bout your loss DC. My guy weighs 98lb.
I'm sure he felt the same way about you.
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