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Forum: Beginner Discussion 08-23-2021, 11:05 PM
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Posted By Roberta
Scale is really persistent... to really get rid...

Scale is really persistent... to really get rid of it you need to use a systemic pesticide. A formula imidacloprid or related compound can help. But uptake of systemics is sloooowww... orchids don't...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-20-2021, 05:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,408
Posted By Roberta
Wood skewers can grow mold. I don't think that it...

Wood skewers can grow mold. I don't think that it will hurt anything. As for the roots, they get the occasional black spot anyway. Again, no harm. Actually, rather than skewers to decide when to...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 04-18-2021, 05:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,408
Posted By Roberta
I don't think you need the heat mat this time of...

I don't think you need the heat mat this time of year... it'll just have the effect of drying out the medium too fast. As for the orientation of the photos... that's a "feature" of the Orchid Board...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 04-18-2021, 05:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,408
Posted By Roberta
I think that it would be wise to spray...

I think that it would be wise to spray everything. Soapy water gets a number of pests... basically it drowns any invertebrate that breathes though pores in its body. Of course, it only gets the...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 04-18-2021, 03:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,408
Posted By Roberta
I never had any issues with chilling when I have...

I never had any issues with chilling when I have used alcohol on Phals. I even use it on flowers with no harm. When I use it I'm generally going after mealybugs rather than other pests, but in any...
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