Go Back   Orchid Forum Orchid Care > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.16 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Ladyofthelakes
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 02-24-2017, 03:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,703
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Very lovely

Very lovely
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 01-03-2016, 12:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,398
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
I have no idea about this orchid, but I googled...

I have no idea about this orchid, but I googled it and found it at "Akatsuku orchids. Perhaps you can email them

Odcdm. Catatante 'Pacific Sun Spots'...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 12-07-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 960
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Oh My Gosh, It Bloomed!

My Cattleya sophronitis cernua has bloomed without me seeing the progress.

It has been on the east kitchen windowsill until a week ago when I put it under my LED lights. I also put moss around...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 12-01-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,069
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Re- using the LECA! I forgot about that aspect...

Re- using the LECA! I forgot about that aspect of it, so that is a very nice reminder.

When I water my orchids over the kitchen sink I pour 2 or 3 cups of the fert/superthrive solution over it...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 12-01-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,069
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Laelianthe Bowri-Albida "Pink Lady"

This is a huge plant, of course I did not check size before purchasing, but I am keeping it alive.

Last summer, before my Parathryroid surgery everything suffered greatly. BUT onward and upward. ...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-28-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,117
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
I just received my December issue of AOS Orchids...

I just received my December issue of AOS Orchids magazine and see a picture of this orchid on page 714. It shows your orchid Katrina.

It mentions that " the blue contrasting anther caps are...
Forum: Orchid Pests and Diseases 11-28-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,931
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
From the google images this is a pretty good...

From the google images this is a pretty good sized bug. I have not noticed any here in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. I like keeping my orchids inside about 9 months of the year, but sure fight...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-26-2015, 04:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,117
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
That is one pretty little flower KAT

That is one pretty little flower KAT
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-23-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,117
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
[B]Sunshine[I] My orchid resembles yours. It...

[B]Sunshine[I] My orchid resembles yours. It came mounted and I stupidly put it on my porch lattice where my other orchid got chewed by the deer. This one did not get chewed but suffered from no...
Forum: Orchid Potting Mediums 11-22-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 46
Sticky: For the Newbies
Views: 10,747
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Brooke's Homemade Pesticide I mix 10...

Brooke's Homemade Pesticide

I mix

10 drops dishsoap
1.8 ml cinnamon extract (about 1/2 tsp.)
2 cups tepid water

adjust ingredients as needed.
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-22-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,165
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Thank you PaphMadMan for that important reminder....

Thank you PaphMadMan for that important reminder. It just makes sense doesn't it :o.

I just peeked at it and the new growth from this summer is about 4 inches tall and still growing. I did not...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-22-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,117
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Cattleya (Sophronitis) cernua

Such a beautiful little Catt, bright orange, small size, just had to have it.

I was reading on AOS culture sheet on this orchid this morning and see that unlike other Cattleyas this one loves...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-22-2015, 09:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,165
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Good morning Sunshine, this is the vendor who...

Good morning Sunshine, this is the vendor who sold me the orchid, love these folks. they send bonus orchids for buying several orchids.
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-21-2015, 11:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,165
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Thank you Leafmite, I did move it off center of...

Thank you Leafmite, I did move it off center of the LED light. The area of the light is not great, perhaps only about 14 to 18 inches in diameter and the light is placed about 18 inches above the...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-21-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,165
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Epilaeliocattleya Painted Hill Star

I bought this orchid this summer and repotted it in LECA this October. So far it is doing well growing new roots and the tiny new shoot that it came with is growing nicely.

Today though I noticed...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-18-2015, 01:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,208
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
I did look at the ones you suggested Bolero How...

I did look at the ones you suggested Bolero How pretty !

Maybe in the far distant future, but not for $115.00 U.S. dollars, way out of my wallet.
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-17-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,208
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Mayers and Bolero Thank you for your help and...

Mayers and Bolero
Thank you for your help and knowledge. I love my little Pahp, it is one of the prettiest and green of my 4 paphs. It seems to like my east kitchen window where those orchids get...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-13-2015, 12:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,208
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
:woot: Wow, this is why I bought the orchid, if...

:woot: Wow, this is why I bought the orchid, if it had not been $20 I would have bought more than one. $20 is nearing the highest I will pay for an orchid.

I am very happy to hear that it may...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-12-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,208
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Thank you Bolero I just measured and the plant is...

Thank you Bolero I just measured and the plant is 8 inches across and stands about 2.5 inches tall.

Yikes, I hope I don't have to wait 6 or so years to bloom.

I bought it in 2014 and it was...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-11-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,208
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Paph. Rothchildianum "Big Shoulders Paph armenicum

I have had this orchid since 2013 or 14. I bought it because of the pretty bright yellow flower. It has not bloomed yet. It is growing well, the other leaves are very healthy and green, but I lose...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-11-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,257
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Ok, now that makes sense. This was a bonus...

Ok, now that makes sense. This was a bonus orchid and perhaps developed by the vendors, I think they do a lot of breeding. So just be patient.... :D
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-10-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,257
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Thank you Sunshine, I looked at the links and I...

Thank you Sunshine, I looked at the links and I am still a bit confused.

What I do is copy and print pictures of the orchids that I buy to remind me of what they look like. However last year...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-10-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,257
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Encyclia dichroma x Orchid Jungle

I am trying to find a picture of this orchid for my journal. It was a bonus plant and I would love to see a picture of it. My results on Google images shows so many pictures for this orchid, but...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-09-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,213
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
Yes, my other orchids are loving the clay...

Yes, my other orchids are loving the clay pellets. But the Dens don't have any roots at all. Do you think some roots will grow before I totally lose these Dens?
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-09-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,213
Posted By Ladyofthelakes
I have 2 D. spectabiles that I got this past June...

I have 2 D. spectabiles that I got this past June before my getting almost bedridden. So these two plants came, just huge! I was so excited. But they were totally potbound, I mean tight, really...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump





Free Vote Caster from Bravenet.com Free Vote Caster from Bravenet.com


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.0
Orchid Forum

vBskin developed by: CreationLab