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Search: Posts Made By: Keysguy
Forum: Members' Displays Today, 08:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 469
Posted By Keysguy
Well Kim, maybe we'll just have to figure out a...

Well Kim, maybe we'll just have to figure out a way to get you down here at some point for a visit to the Key West Orchid Society.
Forum: Orchid Lounge Today, 08:41 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 8,054
Posted By Keysguy
That's interesting Sade, I did not know that....

That's interesting Sade, I did not know that. Thank you for the history. My son's M-I-L is from the DR so now I have something new and fun to discuss with her when I see her at Christmas. :biggrin:
Forum: Orchid Lounge 11-29-2021, 10:15 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 8,054
Posted By Keysguy
Why is it a colonialist name Sade? Is that not...

Why is it a colonialist name Sade? Is that not the correct nomenclature for the island landmass?
Forum: Dendrobium Alliance 11-29-2021, 10:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 125
Posted By Keysguy
My lindleyi (aggregatum) has zero fragrance DC so...

My lindleyi (aggregatum) has zero fragrance DC so you're not missing anything keeping it next to the compost bin. :rofl:
Forum: Orchid Lounge 11-29-2021, 08:15 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 8,054
Posted By Keysguy
That's an interesting graphic Ray. I don't think...

That's an interesting graphic Ray. I don't think I've ever seen it before.

In looking at it, another interesting optic is it clearly shows how Hispaniola and Cuba appear to, in general, "deflect"...
Forum: Pests & Diseases 11-18-2021, 01:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 742
Posted By Keysguy
Luke- You said you moved it into the house and...

Luke- You said you moved it into the house and it's 72.
If there were no yellow leaves when you brought it in and you have AC running, my suspicion is that it will HATE that environment.

I move...
Forum: Coelogyne Alliance 11-17-2021, 08:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 252
Posted By Keysguy
How the heck is that not on my "must have"...

How the heck is that not on my "must have" list????

rbarata......if they develop that quickly can we assume the flowers are short lived?

OK.....my list has been fixed!

Looks like a good one...
Forum: Advanced Discussion 11-17-2021, 09:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 214
Posted By Keysguy
Somewhere in here is a thread where I posted pics...

Somewhere in here is a thread where I posted pics a couple of weeks ago of live Spanish moss covering my hanging vandaceous plants. I have to harvest it (severe thinning) from them every fall to let...
Forum: Vendor Feedback 11-13-2021, 06:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 421
Posted By Keysguy
If you are in Coral Cables take a drive down to...

If you are in Coral Cables take a drive down to Homestead. It's an hour at the most. Check out R.F. Orchids and there are several others if you google.
TOP 10 BEST Orchid Nursery in Homestead, FL -...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 11-13-2021, 06:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 364
Posted By Keysguy
Nicely done and congratulations!

Nicely done and congratulations!
Forum: Orchid Show Announcements 11-12-2021, 01:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 749
Posted By Keysguy
Lowell???????? OMG!!!!!! I grew up in...

Lowell???????? OMG!!!!!!

I grew up in "Lynn, Lynn the City of sin, you never come out the way you went in".

And Lowell might be even worse!
Forum: Orchid Show Announcements 11-12-2021, 11:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 749
Posted By Keysguy
Both invited DC. I know Ecuagenera will...

Both invited DC.

I know Ecuagenera will eventually respond and be there because they asked me about it a few weeks ago and they come every year we've held it. Even pre Apopka.

Andy asked about...
Forum: Orchid Show Announcements 11-12-2021, 09:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 749
Posted By Keysguy
Thanks for your thoughts seca. I think we...

Thanks for your thoughts seca.

I think we try to do most of the things you mention including picking up international plant shipments, getting them through customs and then to safe storage at the...
Forum: Identification Forum 11-11-2021, 07:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 397
Posted By Keysguy
Most of those, especially the hybrids which I...

Most of those, especially the hybrids which I suspect yours is, will do fine if you just drop them on the ground. Assuming of course you have the right conditions. It doesn't take them very long...
Forum: Orchid Show Announcements 11-11-2021, 06:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 749
Posted By Keysguy
Thanks Stone. Some good thoughts there. 1) I...

Thanks Stone. Some good thoughts there.

1) I agree totally with this but our issue is, other than Phals, there really aren't any specialty growers anywhere near us. Piping Rock was a great...
Forum: Orchid Show Announcements 11-11-2021, 11:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 749
Posted By Keysguy
We do have a decent website and even will take...

We do have a decent website and even will take their table payments through it as well as registering all their plants for exhibit.

We do get a room rate deal from the hotel which we pass on to...
Forum: Orchid Show Announcements 11-11-2021, 09:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 749
Posted By Keysguy
Attracting Orchid Show Vendors

Good day all.

I'm in charge of soliciting and contracting vendors for the New Hampshire OS annual show and sale which is typically the largest in New England. Historically we've had 8-10 plant...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 11-10-2021, 05:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 723
Posted By Keysguy
I bought a couple of small seedlings last summer...

I bought a couple of small seedlings last summer ('20).
An Aurea from Peter Lin and 2 Rosita's from Brent Baker. I had already paid Brent for a larger one which he was out of when he got my payment...
Forum: Vanda Alliance - others 11-05-2021, 09:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 297
Posted By Keysguy
You need to have a way to keep the humidity at...

You need to have a way to keep the humidity at 60% min and temp around 80 day/60 night with artificial grow lights on for 12 hours a day.
At least that's how I finally had success up there.
Forum: Vanda Alliance - others 11-02-2021, 06:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 528
Posted By Keysguy
It does look like thrips to me as well. I use...

It does look like thrips to me as well.
I use orthene because I grow outside but here is a really good source of information with more options.

Orchid Pests...
Forum: Member Projects 11-01-2021, 10:14 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 17,163
Posted By Keysguy
So far. Now we'll see what happens that it's made...

So far. Now we'll see what happens that it's made the move from being under lights to being outdoors full time.
Forum: Member Projects 10-31-2021, 01:38 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 17,163
Posted By Keysguy
OK, so here's mine. Like I said, looks happy...

OK, so here's mine.
Like I said, looks happy enough but no hint of a spike as yet.
At some point here this is going to get mounted onto a shingle. It's currently in sphagnum (as it arrived from...
Forum: Member Projects 10-30-2021, 11:01 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 17,163
Posted By Keysguy
Mine's doing "OK". It's still pretty small...

Mine's doing "OK".
It's still pretty small though.
I'll try and post a pic tomorrow when I'm out in the shade house.
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 10-29-2021, 08:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 318
Posted By Keysguy
Well, I have one that does well and I have it in...

Well, I have one that does well and I have it in a pot of medium size fir bark only and I know other folks down here in the Keys that grow theirs on a mount.

I'm not sure what I'm looking at in...
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 10-29-2021, 04:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 472
Posted By Keysguy
Not sure what your growspace is rbarata but I...

Not sure what your growspace is rbarata but I have a friend who grows in New Hampshire in a greenhouse (outdoor shadehouse in summer) and he has his mounted on a giant slab of cork bark the size of a...
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