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Old 05-08-2013, 09:42 AM
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hole in green pod??

have what look like 3 small bumps with hole on the top of them..maybe some sort of bug???there only about 80 days,still green and look ok..anyone have this problem??..thanks
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could be. Do you have any pics? My pod turned yellow before it dehysc'd.
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Hmm... good question. Never seen anything like that b4. Im at a loss but for some reason, I want to think fungus gnats. Do you ever notice any small flies around your orchids?
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I've had the same thing, the pod normally pulls through and heals itself....
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i guess if it makes it,will have to consider the pod open and contaminated and sterilize the seeds not the pod..i am going to try flasking this one at 100 days ..thanks
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i guess if it makes it,will have to consider the pod open and contaminated and sterilize the seeds not the pod..i am going to try flasking this one at 100 days ..thanks
Have you ever self flasked before? I sent mine out as dry seed to be flasked. Check out the link on my signature for my adventure.
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no but am trying it myself,from pollination,pod,mother flask to reflask..i do love a challenge..and i am using my own flask medium recipe..true do it your self
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no but am trying it myself,from pollination,pod,mother flask to reflask..i do love a challenge..and i am using my own flask medium recipe..true do it your self
All the power to you! I couldnt remake my hybrid attempt so I didnt risk it myself. I may try it in the future.
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