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new potting medium (to me)

just bought a Phal from a supermarket and discovered a different potting medium it's sort of solid, instead of bark chips and moss that I am used to seeing (I use to grow years ago) I want to repot out of the ugly plastic pot it came in, but what do I use for potting medium. Can you buy or where do you buy this new potting medium
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Welcome to the forum post 5 times and you can up load pics so we can see what you are trying to describe to us. It can be anything even 1 post it, 2 post it etc...
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Hi and welcome to the forum phil2 !
Most of the box stores sell orchid mix, or you can go online and order from an orchid specialty site.
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