phalaenopsis plants, gardens & journals
phalaenopsis gardening journals
I must sit down and do a big update, uploading all necessary milestones, but for now, here is the beautiful, beautiful, beautiful orchid, Phalaenopsis x Maki Watanabe ‘Carmela’. Isn’t she lovely? I found her in a bargain bin in Morrisons last Christmas, and she was flowering the...Sunny 24°C / 75°F
I finally got the nerve to repot this orchid. It came from the store packed in moss and I was afraid to see a lot of rotted roots and a stinky mess inside, but it wasn’t too bad. Just had to tease out the miles of sphagnum moss packed around the roots. Three root tips needed to be trimmed b...Overcast 17°C / 63°F
Last August 27th, my office gave me a beautiful phalaenopsis orchid plant with long spike of flowers. And that damn thing just kept going. New buds kept appearing at the end of the spike. It looked like it was going to last a whole year, and it nearly did, but then it didn’t. So sad. Sure, ...Cloudy 33°C / 92°F
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Zone 5a note that some of the pics I have for my plants are not the actual plant but a pic of what the plants blooms will look like when it does bloom. T...