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Forum: Cymbidium Alliance 12-06-2021, 11:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 235
Posted By Mountaineer370
Welcome to the Orchid Board! I'm sorry to hear...

Welcome to the Orchid Board! I'm sorry to hear of the passing of your mom. I'm sure she would be happy to know you are taking care of her plants. It does sound like this will become a regular...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 12-06-2021, 11:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 300
Posted By Mountaineer370
What I'm seeing does look like it wants to be a...

What I'm seeing does look like it wants to be a branching spike. It could possibly be a keiki, but that seems less likely. I have several Phals that put out those kinds of growths from their...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 12-06-2021, 11:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 281
Posted By Mountaineer370
What an absolutely beautiful display! Thank you...

What an absolutely beautiful display! Thank you for sharing that.
Forum: Hybrids 12-03-2021, 06:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By Mountaineer370
That's beautiful, but I'm glad it's in your...

That's beautiful, but I'm glad it's in your greenhouse and not on my kitchen table. :biggrin:
Forum: Hybrids 12-03-2021, 06:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 163
Posted By Mountaineer370
Too soon to know. I can see there's something...

Too soon to know. I can see there's something growing there, but as small as it is, and within the limitations of the photo, I wouldn't want to guess. You'll just have to be patient. :)
Forum: Pet Depot 12-03-2021, 12:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 280
Posted By Mountaineer370
I'm so very sorry. What a handsome guy he was. ...

I'm so very sorry. What a handsome guy he was. It's clear that he had a wonderful life with you, and I understand how much you will miss him. Rest in peace, Cooper......
Forum: Pet Depot 12-03-2021, 11:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 500
Posted By Mountaineer370
I'm so very sorry. I know from experience how...

I'm so very sorry. I know from experience how painful it is to make that decision, but we do it out of love, because we want to spare them any further pain or suffering. They take a big piece of...
Forum: Pet Depot 11-19-2021, 09:54 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 346
Posted By Mountaineer370
Minoxidil Toxic to Pets

I try to keep up on whatever foods, plants, and other substances may be dangerous for my dog. This is one I had not previously heard of until recently. Minoxidil is the active ingredient in hair...
Forum: Growing Under Lights 11-07-2021, 09:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By Mountaineer370
I change them. Ray is right about the fact that...

I change them. Ray is right about the fact that the plants don't care what time we humans say it is, they're only concerned with the length of the lighting period. Still, my plants are in my master...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 11-06-2021, 10:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 637
Posted By Mountaineer370
Welcome back, James. I, too, am so very sorry to...

Welcome back, James. I, too, am so very sorry to hear about the fire and the loss of all of your property, including your orchid collection. You mentioned having worked at Matthaei. You probably...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 10-26-2021, 05:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 389
Posted By Mountaineer370
Welcome to the Orchid Board! :)

Welcome to the Orchid Board! :)
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 10-26-2021, 05:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By Mountaineer370
Amazing story! Welcome to the Orchid Board. :)

Amazing story! Welcome to the Orchid Board. :)
Forum: Beginner Discussion 10-25-2021, 09:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 395
Posted By Mountaineer370
Welcome to the Orchid Board! I, too, am...

Welcome to the Orchid Board!

I, too, am wondering how long it has been in that pot. You say that you don't let water stand in it, but I'm wondering how you prevent that when it's in a glass...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 10-24-2021, 09:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 949
Posted By Mountaineer370
Another FWIW post. I grow only Phals, and I grow...

Another FWIW post. I grow only Phals, and I grow them only inside my house, year-round. About half of them are in a large south-facing window that has sheer curtains that can be pulled if the sun...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 10-17-2021, 10:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 335
Posted By Mountaineer370
Thanks to both of you for the replies. After...

Thanks to both of you for the replies. After giving it some more thought, I will leave the buds as they are. If the cuttings are not getting enough nutrients, they will simply dry up and fall off. ...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 10-17-2021, 10:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 382
Posted By Mountaineer370
Based on your description of the plant, I would...

Based on your description of the plant, I would not cut the spike either. If the yellowing leaf is one of the bottom ones, that's most likely natural, too. Phals grown in a home sometimes don't...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 10-16-2021, 04:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 335
Posted By Mountaineer370
Thanks so much for the quick reply. When I had...

Thanks so much for the quick reply. When I had to repot it a couple months ago, the soil it was in was compacted like concrete. I tried to loosen it a bit but I know I took roots off. The root...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 10-16-2021, 03:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 335
Posted By Mountaineer370
Some Questions About Christmas Cactus Propagation

I have (had) a medium-sized Christmas cactus -- and maybe it's a Thanksgiving or Easter cactus, I don't really know. It's the kind that has the spiky leaves as opposed to the rounded leaves. (Well,...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 10-01-2021, 03:32 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,328
Posted By Mountaineer370
There is no right answer for the question,...

There is no right answer for the question, because each of us are "rewarded" by different things, or fall in different places on the scale of instant versus delayed gratification. For me, while I...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 09-22-2021, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 539
Posted By Mountaineer370
Welcome to the OB, Kelly! Hopefully, a few more...

Welcome to the OB, Kelly! Hopefully, a few more members experienced in that type of orchid will see this thread and chime in.
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 09-22-2021, 11:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 511
Posted By Mountaineer370
Welcome to the Orchid Board, MASI! I'm glad your...

Welcome to the Orchid Board, MASI! I'm glad your sister talked you into joining. :)
Forum: Members' Displays 09-22-2021, 09:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 515
Posted By Mountaineer370
My Phal collection is pretty small, only about...

My Phal collection is pretty small, only about twenty plants, but I have a mix of summer-bloomers and winter-bloomers, too, so that, hopefully, I can enjoy at least a few of them flowering at any...
Forum: Members' Displays 09-21-2021, 08:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 515
Posted By Mountaineer370
As a phellow Phal grower, I just want to say that...

As a phellow Phal grower, I just want to say that is a very nice collection. I can't wait to see the phlowering pic. :)
Forum: Beginner Discussion 09-20-2021, 08:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 479
Posted By Mountaineer370
I have one that's doing the exact same thing. ...

I have one that's doing the exact same thing. The secondary spike grew horizontally, and it now has six large flowers. I did not stake the secondary spike, but the primary spike still has its stake...
Forum: Introductions - Break the Ice ! 09-20-2021, 08:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,911
Posted By Mountaineer370
I'm late to the party but just wanted to say...

I'm late to the party but just wanted to say welcome to the Orchid Board, Dustin! :) I had discovered your website/blog a couple years ago and have enjoyed the articles there. I only realized...
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