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Forum: Identification Forum Yesterday, 01:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 87
Posted By camille1585
You are right, the flower is a Dracula, but the...

You are right, the flower is a Dracula, but the plant photos are a of a Catasetum type orchid.

Even if it were the correct plant, you would have another problem: the seller is in Thailand. You...
Forum: Member Projects Yesterday, 04:13 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,931
Posted By camille1585
Your photo doesn't seem unusually large to me (on...

Your photo doesn't seem unusually large to me (on computer). Seems like the standard size for the OB uploaded photos.
Forum: Beginner Discussion Yesterday, 03:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 151
Posted By camille1585
What several people here have done with their...

What several people here have done with their plants is to give a small amount of water (tbsp or so) on the opposite side of the plant as the new growth. This keeps the new roots dry, but gives some...
Forum: Pet Depot 05-12-2021, 04:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,784
Posted By camille1585
This thread has been locked due to the large...

This thread has been locked due to the large amount of spammers that it attracts.
Forum: Orchids in the Wild 05-11-2021, 05:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 258
Posted By camille1585
If you are someone like me who likes to identify...

If you are someone like me who likes to identify interesting plants you come across during walks, try the app called PlantNet. It was developed by a French consortium (including the CIRAD) and does a...
Forum: Orchids in the Wild 05-11-2021, 02:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 258
Posted By camille1585
These are beautiful thanks for sharing!! I miss...

These are beautiful thanks for sharing!! I miss living in France, there were so many more different sorts of orchids in the region than there are here.


I agree with Neophyte that the mystery...
Forum: Vendor Feedback 05-11-2021, 02:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 247
Posted By camille1585
Like Roberta says, replating is part of the...

Like Roberta says, replating is part of the entire process. You can't leave a flask untouched from sowing to deflasking. It would be too crowded otherwise, and a different medium is often used for...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 05-10-2021, 04:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 347
Posted By camille1585
I was also wondering what happened to him and was...

I was also wondering what happened to him and was hoping someone had heard from him recently. He and I were quite good orchid buddies back around that time period, and I learned tons from him. I also...
Forum: Growing Under Lights 05-10-2021, 03:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By camille1585
I have to disagree and this is incorrect or at...

I have to disagree and this is incorrect or at the very least incomplete. Plants CAN be grown well solely under Red+Blue only. It is a bit dangerous to make such broad claims on the basis of one...
Forum: Member Projects 05-09-2021, 04:08 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,931
Posted By camille1585
Well, here's my little itty bitty thing! The...

Well, here's my little itty bitty thing! The leaves have some brown discoloration like some other people here have seen, and I wonder if it isn't cold damage from shipping. It wasn't near freezing,...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-07-2021, 10:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 418
Posted By camille1585
I think that you'll get quite a lot of different...

I think that you'll get quite a lot of different answers to this!

In my case, If it is a known and trusted grower and the plants are in a medium and pot size I'm comfortable with, I don't repot....
Forum: Member Projects 05-07-2021, 07:07 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,931
Posted By camille1585
It certainly looks like a happy plant! And yes,...

It certainly looks like a happy plant! And yes, it doesn look like the var. hookeriana. I wouldn't mind seeing results/photos of your experimenting here, it's also a good way to learn about this...
Forum: Member Projects 05-07-2021, 05:47 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,931
Posted By camille1585
I'll take some pics this evening/weekend of my...

I'll take some pics this evening/weekend of my little plant :)



Oh, please post some photos of your plant! I'd love to see what a mature blooming plant looks like.
Forum: About this board 05-07-2021, 02:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By camille1585
If you don't know the genus, it can just go in...

If you don't know the genus, it can just go in the "orchids in bloom" forum. Otherwise, a NOID Phal can be easily posted in the Phal hybrids forum for instance.

We're not that strict, as long as...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-07-2021, 02:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 439
Posted By camille1585
I'm only speaking from my experience in my...

I'm only speaking from my experience in my conditions, but I've found that slotted pots under 4in in size to be rather tricky to water correctly, especially in low humidity winter conditions.

I've...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 05-07-2021, 02:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 604
Posted By camille1585
Tree fern seems to have lost in popularity, but I...

Tree fern seems to have lost in popularity, but I think a lot of it has to do with the big question marks as to it's sustainability. Tree ferns are extremely slow growing, and many species are...
Forum: Member Projects 05-06-2021, 12:13 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,931
Posted By camille1585
You haven't seen my plant yet! I'm too embarassed...

You haven't seen my plant yet! I'm too embarassed to even post a photo of it. I thought I was buying a young plant, but it's just a seedling!
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-06-2021, 04:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 439
Posted By camille1585
For the second, recently purchased one, since it...

For the second, recently purchased one, since it was in moss the roots may have already been on their way out depending on how it was watered before you bought it. How were the roots when you...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-06-2021, 03:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 418
Posted By camille1585
As the others point out there are many variables,...

As the others point out there are many variables, but I can still draw some general conclusions from my purchases.

I buy mostly Phals (which can be in active growth year round), and mostly from...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-04-2021, 01:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 224
Posted By camille1585
While optimal is the temperature range ES gives,...

While optimal is the temperature range ES gives, most Phals, epsecially hybrids, are perfectly happy with anything above 70F.

I agree that the low temps might be the issue, and an even more...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-03-2021, 01:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 260
Posted By camille1585
What a lovely display, and that Phrag is really...

What a lovely display, and that Phrag is really gorgeous! Looks like it's Max tenuifolia season, fmine is also starting to bloom now.
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 05-03-2021, 09:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 337
Posted By camille1585
What a fantastic display of blooms!!! Whatever...

What a fantastic display of blooms!!! Whatever you are doing, keep on doing it, I know that many people find this orchid a bit difficult to bloom. How are you growing it? What do you think is the key...
Forum: Identification Forum 05-03-2021, 04:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 248
Posted By camille1585
That's a Stanhopea, and they must be grown in...

That's a Stanhopea, and they must be grown in hanging baskets since they grow their spikes downwards.

I'm not at all familiar with this genus (don't grow them due to their inconvenient spiking...
Forum: Hybrids 05-03-2021, 04:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 580
Posted By camille1585
That is a very nice, and very unique looking...

That is a very nice, and very unique looking Phal. What a little cutie!

I thought I could see quite a bit of Phal equestris influence in th flower shape, and that's not surprising once I looked up...
Forum: Identification Forum 05-02-2021, 03:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 244
Posted By camille1585
It's a gorgeous Den, the colors are so warm and...

It's a gorgeous Den, the colors are so warm and cheerful!
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