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Growing and Care of Lady Slipper Orchids | Paphiopedilum
Orchids

Growing and Care of Lady Slipper Orchids | Paphiopedilum

The phalaenopsis orchid is very popular for their colorful blooms and uniquely-shaped petals.But there is another orchid species that can also turn heads just as phalenopsis blooms do – it’s the Lady Slipper Orchid.Thousands of indoor plant lovers have an African violet growing and blooming in their window sill garden.

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Orchids

How To Grow Jewel Orchid Ludisia Discolor

Orchids are a prized addition to any garden, but what sets Ludisia discolor (loo-DIS-ee-uh DIS-kol-or) apart is the exact opposite of what you’d expect.Commonly known as the jewel orchid, this species only blooms for a few weeks each winter but has foliage demanding attention.Previously known by the botanical name Haemaria discolor, this terrestrial orchid species hails from southeast Asia and is one of the few members of the Orchidaceae family which does well potted indoors.
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How To Care For Phaius The Nun Orchid

The Phaius tankervilliae or Phaius tankervilleae, also known as the Phaius Nun’s orchid, is one of the easiest orchid species to grow at home.The handsome foliage of the nun orchid is large and palm-like, individual leaves being from 2′ to 3′ feet long and 5″ or 6″ inches wide. Their growth is upright and compact.
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Growing Orchids Indoors: Tips On Care Of Orchid Plants Indoors

Orchids are popular! At one time indoor orchids were a specialty item found only at the florist shop and orchid nurseries.Today, the orchid is mainstream. Over the last few years, more commercial growers have started to produce them in large numbers, driving the price down and making them much more of a consumable item.
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Phalaenopsis Orchid Care: Tips For Growing The Moth Orchid

Orchids (Phalaenopsis) are often the first experience an aspiring orchid grower may have with orchid care. This native of southeast Asia is one of the most beautiful, and also extraordinarily hardy, long-blooming and easy to grow.Their easy-growing habits, along with the many gorgeous varieties available, have made the orchid phalaenopsis the top choice among commercial growers.
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Growing and Care of Lady Slipper Orchids | Paphiopedilum

The phalaenopsis orchid is very popular for their colorful blooms and uniquely-shaped petals.But there is another orchid species that can also turn heads just as phalenopsis blooms do – it’s the Lady Slipper Orchid.Thousands of indoor plant lovers have an African violet growing and blooming in their window sill garden.
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Orchids

Phalaenopsis Orchid Leaves Turning Yellow: Causes | Cures

Whether you have one Phalaenopsis orchid or an extensive collection, you will have to deal with yellowing leaves. This can be a jarring experience for the new orchid owner.In this article, we discuss some of the reasons your Phalaenopsis (moth) orchid may develop yellow leaves. We review some simple steps you can take to deal with this common problem.
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