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Forum: Identification Forum 10-13-2021, 02:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 290
Posted By Fairorchids
I keep a list of plants purchased, including the...

I keep a list of plants purchased, including the date, source and price. That allows me to go back and refresh my memory (and match up partial name tags).
Forum: Orchid Lounge 10-12-2021, 01:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 907
Posted By Fairorchids
So let me ask everyone, since when was 0.071...

So let me ask everyone, since when was 0.071 grams ÷ 0.10 = 0.71g?


You are right. You ARE a politician, since your basic arithmetic stinks. 0.071 / 0.10 actually does equal 0.71.
Forum: Advanced Discussion 10-12-2021, 07:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 668
Posted By Fairorchids
This thread should be mandatory reading for every...

This thread should be mandatory reading for every newcomer to the wonderful world of orchids.
Forum: Orchid Lounge 10-10-2021, 01:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 238
Posted By Fairorchids
If you live anywhere near a UPS terminal, have...

If you live anywhere near a UPS terminal, have the shipment sent to:

Your name
HOLD FOR PICK-UP at UPS
xxxxx (address of the termnal)

Once you get tracking number, you keep an eye on the...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 10-10-2021, 01:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 633
Posted By Fairorchids
Laelia anceps should do fine. Den kingianum...

Laelia anceps should do fine.

Den kingianum and Den speciosum too (unless it rains a lot from Oct to Dec).

All 3 are fine in either full sun or lightly mottled shade.

Den nobile is a...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 10-10-2021, 01:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 545
Posted By Fairorchids
Coelogynes are one of the several genera, which...

Coelogynes are one of the several genera, which often get some minor spotting on the leaves. I doubt that it has anything to do with virus.
Forum: Propagation 10-10-2021, 01:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 629
Posted By Fairorchids
To Shadeflower - just in case you come back to...

To Shadeflower - just in case you come back to see how the Orchidboard has reacted to your latest (final?) missive.

Most spectacular disasters result, when someone doesn't know, what he/she...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 10-08-2021, 07:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 605
Posted By Fairorchids
Correct.

Correct.
Forum: Potting & Repotting 10-08-2021, 07:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 462
Posted By Fairorchids
That is one of the smaller species, so 4" pots...

That is one of the smaller species, so 4" pots will generally be fine.
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 10-08-2021, 07:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 605
Posted By Fairorchids
Jeff: No need to feel embarrassed. I have been...

Jeff: No need to feel embarrassed. I have been around orchids since I was born (my dad had an orchid nursery, and I worked for him part time for 9 years, after school and beyond), and I am still...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 10-08-2021, 07:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 462
Posted By Fairorchids
Guess I did not read your posting in full. ...

Guess I did not read your posting in full.

'These plants' is based on the photo in original post, and the statement that this is a seedling population. From the looks of the plants, it could be a...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 10-07-2021, 10:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 605
Posted By Fairorchids
Differences on this scale are common, influenced...

Differences on this scale are common, influenced by differences in:

Light
Temperature
Plant Size
Forum: Potting & Repotting 10-07-2021, 09:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 462
Posted By Fairorchids
I am puzzled that nobody has commented on...

I am puzzled that nobody has commented on potential plant size. Since these plants spike from plants less than 12" across, I don't think that they will grow as large as most of the NOID Phals in the...
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 10-04-2021, 08:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By Fairorchids
I believe that it needs to be in very low light...

I believe that it needs to be in very low light to produce the colors shown in the photo from Exotic Orchids. I am still experimenting with my plant.
Forum: Advanced Discussion 10-04-2021, 06:28 PM
Replies: 294
Views: 32,184
Posted By Fairorchids
When watering in the greenhouse today, this plant...

When watering in the greenhouse today, this plant (Rth. Psycho Bride) suddenly reminded me of this thread.
Forum: Vanda Alliance - others 10-03-2021, 04:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 571
Posted By Fairorchids
Suggest you see notes on my web site: Fair...

Suggest you see notes on my web site:

Fair Orchids (http://www.fairorchids.com/cultural-notes.php)
Forum: Orchid Show Announcements 10-03-2021, 09:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 578
Posted By Fairorchids
Here is a link to the auction plant listing (269...

Here is a link to the auction plant listing (269 plants!):

Deep Cut Orchid Society - Auction (https://www.deepcutorchidsociety.org/auction)
Forum: Vanda Alliance - others 10-03-2021, 09:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 571
Posted By Fairorchids
You do not tell us how this plant is mounted,...

You do not tell us how this plant is mounted, potted or ???

If in an empty basket, watering 'often' might not be enough.

I grow all my Vandas in baskets lightly packed with spaghnum/bark mix...
Forum: Propagation 10-02-2021, 10:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 629
Posted By Fairorchids
In the opening post, there was no ID indicated. ...

In the opening post, there was no ID indicated. Nor was any intent or goal stated.

In a vacuum, breeding NOID plants is equivalent to breeding two mutts from an animal rescue center. And that is...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 10-02-2021, 10:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By Fairorchids
Small Paphs grow VERY VERY SLOWLY. With that...

Small Paphs grow VERY VERY SLOWLY. With that parentage, you are looking at 8-12 years to grow it to blooming size.

A seedling that small should be in low light, in slightly higher temperature...
Forum: Propagation 10-02-2021, 08:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 629
Posted By Fairorchids
Are you doing this because you have a purpose, or...

Are you doing this because you have a purpose, or goal of creating something new; or are you doing it just because you want to try?

If the former, by all means go ahead.

If the latter, please...
Forum: Vanda Alliance - others 09-30-2021, 06:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 528
Posted By Fairorchids
What you have is variety suavis. Standard...

What you have is variety suavis. Standard tricolor has brown overlay on ellow over the white base.

While it comes from the equatorial region, it grows at elevations up to 4500' (or more), so it...
Forum: Advanced Discussion 09-30-2021, 06:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 393
Posted By Fairorchids
I repot whenever I think it is necessary/when I...

I repot whenever I think it is necessary/when I have the time available.

For Cymbidium, Paphs, Phrags & Vandas, timing is immaterial. For Cattleyas it might have some bearing, but it is very...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 09-29-2021, 12:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By Fairorchids
Yes, a subsequent AOS award applies retroactively...

Yes, a subsequent AOS award applies retroactively to all natural divisions made from that plant.
Forum: Advanced Discussion 09-29-2021, 12:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 405
Posted By Fairorchids
This varies a lot, as it depends upon relative...

This varies a lot, as it depends upon relative genetic dominance.

In some cases, there is virtually no difference.
In other cases, there is very significant difference.

Example No. 1: ...
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