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Forum: Identification Forum Today, 11:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 47
Posted By Roberta
It's impossible to find a definitive ID for a...

It's impossible to find a definitive ID for a hybrid, and even more so for the Den-phal types - too many hybrids look similar. It's a beauty, just enjoy!
Forum: Beginner Discussion Yesterday, 11:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 489
Posted By Roberta
The Cym might have had its season manipulated,...

The Cym might have had its season manipulated, but it could also be one that is genetically predisposed to bloom early (like now). You'll find out next year. If it is truly an early one, you will...
Forum: Beginner Discussion Yesterday, 07:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 489
Posted By Roberta
Cyms have different bloom seasons, depending on...

Cyms have different bloom seasons, depending on the parentage... I have a few that are done, and a few more in bloom or advanced bud. Most, indeed, will be doing their thing later, though... some in...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally Yesterday, 07:42 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 51,683
Posted By Roberta
You still can move it... I don't think there is...

You still can move it... I don't think there is any limit on how many times you can move it until it is fairly well buried.
Forum: Beginner Discussion Yesterday, 11:34 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 648
Posted By Roberta
Nice! That's a beautiful intergeneric - looks...

Nice! That's a beautiful intergeneric - looks like it has some Brassia in there too. Do you have a name for that one?
Forum: Advanced Discussion Yesterday, 10:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 558
Posted By Roberta
Don't we ALL learn that way? :blushing:

Don't we ALL learn that way? :blushing:
Forum: Cattleya Alliance Yesterday, 12:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 110
Posted By Roberta
The fatalities and the success might have been...

The fatalities and the success might have been related to where in the rooting cycle each plant was... if the successful one was pushing roots or getting ready to do it, it would have had a much...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 10-14-2021, 11:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 110
Posted By Roberta
Good save. I suspect that if it was so vigorous...

Good save. I suspect that if it was so vigorous that it had to be cut out of the pot, that it had plenty of good roots to spare. Clearly it did just fine. Well done!
Forum: Pests & Diseases 10-14-2021, 11:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 107
Posted By Roberta
The yellow leaf that I see is on a growth that...

The yellow leaf that I see is on a growth that has already bloomed. So, force of nature... it's done and will slowly die back, new growth looks fine.
Forum: Potting & Repotting 10-14-2021, 06:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 91
Posted By Roberta
Always feel free to ask questions! Your...

Always feel free to ask questions! Your knowledge will grow, and so will your orchids! Actually, orchids provide a lifetime of learning, for me that is one of their great attractions. The more I...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 10-14-2021, 05:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 91
Posted By Roberta
Ideal repotting time actually has little or...

Ideal repotting time actually has little or nothing to do with blooming. The time to do it is when new ROOTS just start to appear. (Not even new growth... some will put out new roots at the same...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 10-14-2021, 04:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 91
Posted By Roberta
Don't repot until you see new roots. Especially...

Don't repot until you see new roots. Especially with winter approaching, with growth starting to slow down, this is probably a really bad time to do it unless it's one of those that roots in the...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 10-14-2021, 02:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 204
Posted By Roberta
I'm wondering about maybe Lc Harri-anceps.

I'm wondering about maybe Lc Harri-anceps.
Forum: Identification Forum 10-14-2021, 10:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 166
Posted By Roberta
I have seen them in Ecuador, and along the Rio...

I have seen them in Ecuador, and along the Rio Negro of Brazil. And in my back yard... so they grow under a huge range of conditions. A really lovely species.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 10-14-2021, 10:33 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 489
Posted By Roberta
That Cym is really nice. Next spring, you should...

That Cym is really nice. Next spring, you should repot to a bigger pot. With even a small amount of care, it should be fine. The Den, it depends on what kind - if the Phalanopsis type, it's not...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 10-13-2021, 11:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 212
Posted By Roberta
Gorgeous! It glows.

Gorgeous! It glows.
Forum: Identification Forum 10-13-2021, 11:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 166
Posted By Roberta
An Epidendrum - I think Epidendrum nocturnum. ...

An Epidendrum - I think Epidendrum nocturnum. Night-fragrant. Nice!
Forum: Pests & Diseases 10-13-2021, 08:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 140
Posted By Roberta
Sounds like a plan - or get a sheer curtain for...

Sounds like a plan - or get a sheer curtain for the window to "take the edge off" . Catts need bright light, but it's the sudden blast that causes the damage. If you feel a leaf and it hot to the...
Forum: Pests & Diseases 10-13-2021, 07:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 140
Posted By Roberta
That actually looks to me like sunburn... the...

That actually looks to me like sunburn... the lighter dark spot on the leaf behind it may have been shaded a bit by the more severely-affected one. It can take awhile for sunburn damage to appear,...
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 10-13-2021, 06:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 135
Posted By Roberta
Mine just sits on top of a wood basket - there is...

Mine just sits on top of a wood basket - there is sphagnum in the basket, which helps maintain humidity around roots, but the roots are mostly in the air above it, and new growths are spilling over...
Forum: Pests & Diseases 10-13-2021, 06:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 140
Posted By Roberta
Just don't cut off any more pseudobulbs! Before...

Just don't cut off any more pseudobulbs! Before you cut anything, read the thread about Worrying Orchids to Death
Worrying orchids to death...
Forum: Identification Forum 10-13-2021, 05:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 240
Posted By Roberta
Would be handy, but I suspect that you'd end up...

Would be handy, but I suspect that you'd end up with something less durable. I have plants with old tags from vendors that have printing that has survived for years, I think must have been printed...
Forum: Identification Forum 10-13-2021, 01:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 240
Posted By Roberta
The buried-tag trick can also be a lifesaver if...

The buried-tag trick can also be a lifesaver if you have small children or grandchildren or other young visitors... I haven't had the problem, got into orchids when the kids were grown, and grandkids...
Forum: Vanda Alliance - others 10-13-2021, 12:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 159
Posted By Roberta
A beautiful blooming. Relatively newly-described...

A beautiful blooming. Relatively newly-described species... some were shipped as V. javierii and turned out to be a new species.
Forum: Identification Forum 10-13-2021, 12:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 240
Posted By Roberta
First one, not a clue... it is the last part of...

First one, not a clue... it is the last part of name, maybe cross, at most one parent)

Second one - likely Lc (C) Mildred Rives 'Orchidglade' x "sometihng" Walker... might be C. Angelwalker
...
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