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Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 10-23-2010, 05:30 AM
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Posted By Woods
Thanks. I should probably check that the phal...

Thanks. I should probably check that the phal isn't potted in the same way. They are from the same shop (supermarket) and have the same labels so maybe the same grower. Worth checking or best to...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 10-18-2010, 02:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 975
Posted By Woods
Forgot to mention that when I repotted there was...

Forgot to mention that when I repotted there was what looked like a cork or plug of moss at the centre of the pot - around the roots. It was surrounded by bark. It was difficult to loosen off ...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 10-17-2010, 05:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 975
Posted By Woods
Have trimmed roots - butchered it really. Only...

Have trimmed roots - butchered it really. Only found one ok root - possibly a new one. Have repotted in new bark. Will let you know what happens. Thanks for all the advice.
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 10-14-2010, 03:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 975
Posted By Woods
The roots aren't dry, they are softish but not...

The roots aren't dry, they are softish but not mushy. The roots are quite short, thin and a pale cream colour.
I'm waiting on some new bark to arrive for repotting it.
When repotted should I...
Forum: Orchid Mounting 10-12-2010, 02:41 PM
Replies: 133
Sticky: Sphagnum moss
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Posted By Woods
Hi everyone. I'm trying to revive a phal in...

Hi everyone. I'm trying to revive a phal in sphag. It has been improving since I loosened off the moss. My worry is that it doesn't seem to dry. The top is still damp after watering from tray just...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 10-12-2010, 02:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 975
Posted By Woods
Am confused about what to do next. Should I trim...

Am confused about what to do next. Should I trim roots and repot in bark that has been soaked? How far above the bark should the bulbs be?
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 10-12-2010, 05:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 975
Posted By Woods
Hi. Thanks for all that info and advice. It is in...

Hi. Thanks for all that info and advice. It is in bark. Should I get bigger bark for repotting and a smaller pot? Will keep you posted on progress. If I don't find any green roots when i clean it out...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 10-12-2010, 03:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 975
Posted By Woods
Any Advice? Type of Orchid and Care

Hi Everyone,

This is my dad's orchid - he caught the orchid bug from me and bought the one that isn't the Phal for 50p. The flowers had fallen off by the time he got it home. It had small delicate...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 04-23-2010, 03:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 704
Posted By Woods
Thanks everyone. I tend to agree with kmarch and...

Thanks everyone. I tend to agree with kmarch and feel it's through dehydration that the leaves wrinkled/lost their firmness - exactly. Due to my 4 week watering of the bark phal, I hadn't watered the...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 04-22-2010, 02:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 704
Posted By Woods
Watering Guide for Spagnum Moss

I have looked at the sticky on spag moss so now know what it should look like - thanks. Can anyone let me know how often I should water?

I already have a phal in bark which is thriving, I've had...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 12-10-2007, 01:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By Woods
Thanks for the encouragement everyone! A

Thanks for the encouragement everyone!

A
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 12-09-2007, 02:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By Woods
Lost Mini-Phal

Hi all,

This morning my mini-phal fell off! I assume it was crown rot. The leaves looked ok but there was black and yellow at the crown. I have been so careful - only watering in the morning and...
Forum: Orchid Pests and Diseases 11-25-2007, 06:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 960
Posted By Woods
Thanks for the photo Mike. Very reassuring. My...

Thanks for the photo Mike. Very reassuring. My youngest leaf has brownish edges like the one in your photo too.
Forum: Orchid Pests and Diseases 11-24-2007, 06:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 960
Posted By Woods
Thanks for the reassurance.

Thanks for the reassurance.
Forum: Orchid Pests and Diseases 11-24-2007, 04:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 960
Posted By Woods
Thanks. Is there anything I can put onto the hole...

Thanks. Is there anything I can put onto the hole to stop it cracking and getting bigger?
A
Forum: Orchid Pests and Diseases 11-23-2007, 12:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 960
Posted By Woods
Anton's Advice

I started a previous post about a bite on a new leaf (Phal). The hole is getting bigger! I though the edges were cracking as the leaf opens but the bite shape has definately changed over the past...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-20-2007, 06:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 864
Posted By Woods
Definately cinnamon on the cut? Sounds strange...

Definately cinnamon on the cut? Sounds strange but will give it a try.
Had the plant in the warmest room and that's where it got bitten! I'm not sure but it looks like the bite might be...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-17-2007, 02:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 864
Posted By Woods
Thanks for the replies. Pikevi - the edges...

Thanks for the replies.

Pikevi - the edges are fresh (still green) and it happened a couple of days ago. I'm keeping my eye on it. There are tiny bugs on the bark but these were identified in...
Forum: Orchid Care Cultivation 11-17-2007, 07:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 864
Posted By Woods
Winter Care

Hi,
I have two phals. They are both growing new leaves and have some bumps that have been identified as new roots in a previous thread. Any growth now seems to have stopped.

I live in Glasgow,...
Forum: Orchid Pests and Diseases 06-16-2007, 08:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,140
Posted By Woods
Thanks for the advice. Will let you know how I...

Thanks for the advice. Will let you know how I get on.
Anne
Forum: Orchid Pests and Diseases 06-15-2007, 02:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,140
Posted By Woods
Should I change the bark as it is finishing...

Should I change the bark as it is finishing flowering? I'm eager to do this becuase I have so many problems geting it watered evenly (or not as the case may be!). The water tends to stay at the...
Forum: Orchid Pests and Diseases 06-15-2007, 02:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,140
Posted By Woods
Thanks Mike, Had a look and it seems about...

Thanks Mike,

Had a look and it seems about right. They only seem interested in the bark ...in fact it was the bamboo skewer that made me notice them. They are definately brown in colour. Thanks.
...
Forum: Orchid Pests and Diseases 06-15-2007, 11:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,140
Posted By Woods
Phal Trouble

Hi everyone,

I have noticed some tiny bugs in both my phals (usually on the pot or the skewer for watering not often on the leaves). I have tried to take photos and have posted some in a strand on...
Forum: Competition Photos 04-29-2007, 05:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,609
Posted By Woods
Couldn't edit mine either.... I'm just learning....

Couldn't edit mine either.... I'm just learning. Brought out the camera from the back of the drawer to enter the comp. A
Forum: Competition Photos 04-26-2007, 01:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,609
Posted By Woods
Here are my photo entries. I'm a newbie to all of...

Here are my photo entries. I'm a newbie to all of this. Any advice on identifying the pink orchid would be much appreciated.


http://i152.photobucket.com/albums/s199/AAWoods/DSCF0235.jpg
This...
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