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Forum: Beginner Discussion Yesterday, 06:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 98
Posted By SouthPark
If the temperature is not too low ---- for...

If the temperature is not too low ---- for example, estimating 25 degrees Celcius or higher, then watering won't have any bad effects on any of the roots. But just the usual recommendation -------...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance Yesterday, 07:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 214
Posted By SouthPark
Hard to say if it is a one-off etc. We can see...

Hard to say if it is a one-off etc. We can see what happens for the next time it flowers. Also - could keep note of growing conditions - such as what fertiliser it gets, and how much etc.
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 05-11-2021, 02:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,875
Posted By SouthPark
DC hahahaha! True! Some music really gets stuck...

DC hahahaha! True! Some music really gets stuck hehe.

And very very nice singing there DC!!!!!!! Excellent feeling and interpretation to the music!

Also ---- speaking of stuck --------...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 05-11-2021, 04:54 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,875
Posted By SouthPark
Cyndi Lauper ---- and I see your true colors ---...

Cyndi Lauper ---- and I see your true colors --- shining through.

Google drive links (higher res) :

Pic 1 link...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 05-11-2021, 04:47 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,875
Posted By SouthPark
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Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 05-11-2021, 04:43 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,875
Posted By SouthPark
One extra nice set of flowers to come with lots...

One extra nice set of flowers to come with lots more light coming through the lens.
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 05-10-2021, 03:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 783
Posted By SouthPark
O.A. ------ Fred Clarke even mentioned at one...

O.A. ------ Fred Clarke even mentioned at one stage that - if bulbs become shriveled to some point, then adding a dash of water to the media can help plump them up again. Here, I also assume that...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 05-10-2021, 02:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 236
Posted By SouthPark
Beautiful and elegant! Excellent photo shots too.

Beautiful and elegant! Excellent photo shots too.
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 05-10-2021, 05:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 279
Posted By SouthPark
Will be a pleasure to upload the flower pics once...

Will be a pleasure to upload the flower pics once it opens Sam.
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 05-10-2021, 03:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 279
Posted By SouthPark
Will definitely post pics MGP when this one...

Will definitely post pics MGP when this one opens. Fingers crossed that it turns out ok hahaha.

Interesting that somebody had named this 'No. 2' haha.

Maybe nobody is then bold enough to...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-10-2021, 03:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 406
Posted By SouthPark
It is true what E.S. mentioned - about the lip...

It is true what E.S. mentioned - about the lip features being different.

I ordered a Hanne Popow to go with my Grouville. I really like the shape and colour of slippers like these ones - including...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 05-09-2021, 06:13 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,875
Posted By SouthPark
Some flowers maybe fully open now. A couple...

Some flowers maybe fully open now.

A couple of images allowing different amounts of light through the lens. In the shade, the flowers are quite dark indeed - and the images give some appearance of...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-09-2021, 03:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 406
Posted By SouthPark
max ----- wait for the flower to open up more...

max ----- wait for the flower to open up more before comparing. There may be certain features that are not the same as the open-flower pic. Eg. petal shape could be different.

The pink colour is...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-09-2021, 07:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 346
Posted By SouthPark
For outdoors, I just pop Den. discolor into...

For outdoors, I just pop Den. discolor into relatively large diameter and relatively deep pots of scoria. So - unless a huge cyclone or tornado comes along, there's no way that the pot is going to...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 05-09-2021, 03:45 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,875
Posted By SouthPark
Adding a couple of nice pics from this morning....

Adding a couple of nice pics from this morning. The higher amount of light illuminating the flowers reveals the dark burgundy colour. But when the illumination is less - what the people say is indeed...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-08-2021, 05:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 406
Posted By SouthPark
coole93 ...... nice to know that you're happy...

coole93 ...... nice to know that you're happy with that one. I'd definitely be happy with that one. Post more pics later of this flower when it opens up more.

It is true ---- countless results are...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-08-2021, 03:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 406
Posted By SouthPark
Nice! That will teach them to send you the wrong...

Nice! That will teach them to send you the wrong orchid. This one looks fantastic.

But if you're really after a particular style or look ----- then the best approach will be to just contact...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 05-07-2021, 08:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,875
Posted By SouthPark
Opened a bit more today. Nearly there now. ...

Opened a bit more today. Nearly there now.

Google drive link (higher res) : Pic link (https://drive.google.com/file/d/1EkUxQF-0PxhehTQJ9GQ20s6npPl9OWF9/view?usp=sharing)

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Forum: Cattleya Alliance 05-07-2021, 07:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 279
Posted By SouthPark
heheh ...... the pic in the opening post has a...

heheh ...... the pic in the opening post has a leaf on the lower right-hand side that gives the impression of boisduval scale attack or mealybug attack etc.

All under control though! It is just...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 05-07-2021, 07:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 279
Posted By SouthPark
Rlc. Memoria Crispin Rosales 'No. 2'

This bud was under the radar hehe. Just after watering the orchids, I just noticed something sticking out the side of a leaf, and turned out to be flower bud. The spike (which was a sheathless one)...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-07-2021, 04:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 245
Posted By SouthPark
This calls for this audio experience here ........

This calls for this audio experience here ..... (link (https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Ql63ATVtDNvn2HLOYOwE0KFunsgg7jKA/view?usp=sharing))
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-07-2021, 03:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 360
Posted By SouthPark
This a beautiful photo.

This a beautiful photo.
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 05-07-2021, 03:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 152
Posted By SouthPark
Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!! That's what we...

Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!

That's what we like to see. And the red tinge should be ok. Just make sure to not blast the orchid with too strong a light --- such as high power sun. Otherwise, if the...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 05-07-2021, 03:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 325
Posted By SouthPark
maxx ----- my growing area is in the tropics, so...

maxx ----- my growing area is in the tropics, so I haven't used heating mats before. But the concept is really about a heating mechanism that has enough power to maintain a suitable temperature...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 05-07-2021, 08:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 325
Posted By SouthPark
Most welcome Max. One possibly workable option...

Most welcome Max. One possibly workable option might be to have a heat mat. Even if the bulb temperature is cooler ....... it may be that keeping the media and root temperature warm enough could sort...
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