Orchids with a dubious smell
Orchids with an unpleasant aroma are by no means less than pleasantly smelling. The smells of such orchids are so special that it is difficult for them to find a…

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"Aminosole for orchids" - the best fertilizer for their flowering
For top dressing, it is best to use special fertilizers for orchids. The August company offers liquid organic fertilizer from animal products with a full range of amino acids -…

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Ordinary Orchidariums
These are models without complex automatic control systems. They are actually a terrarium or a flower showcase with the usual elementary lighting and ventilation system, usually located at the top…

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Monthly Archives: September 2018

Orchids: types and rules of feeding

Want to watch a blooming orchid all year long? We will share the secrets of caring for her.

Elegant and sophisticated orchid – a unique plant, it can not be reckoned with the usual flowering crops. Growth form, requirements for growing conditions, type of rhizome – this plant is all different from other species of flora! Some orchids grow indoors, hardy and not very whimsical, while others are capricious plants that need special display cases and greenhouses. Exquisite flowers and care require special, competent feeding and proper watering. The complex organic-mineral fertilizer “Reasil® for orchids” from the company “FORCE OF LIFE” will provide the orchid with magnificent blossoms, guarantee the growth and health of the plant, and also enhance the color of the green part and flowers. Continue reading

Fertilizing and fertilizer composition

They feed the plant only during active vegetation. When the orchid grows new pseudobulbs, leaves and flower stalks, a half-reduced portion of fertilizers is added to the water (compared to the recommended for fertilizers). The optimal frequency of top dressing is once every 3 weeks. It is better to alternate root and foliar dressings or supplement conventional foliar dressings.

For papinia, you can use not only special fertilizers for orchids. During flowering and during the dormant period, feeding is not carried out, but the rest of the time you can feed the orchid more specifically: with nitrogen fertilizers from spring to July, and phosphorus or ordinary orchids from August to November. Continue reading

Diseases, pests and growing problems
This is one of the most enduring orchids. Rot is the only thing that threatens it, with the exception of the risk of infection in severely neglected and affected collections,…

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Top 5 Orchid Care Questions and Answers (part 2)
3. How to care for an orchid? Watering and humidity For watering flowers, including orchids, it is better to use warm, standing water. Flowers are very sensitive to chlorine and…

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10 best flowering indoor plants
Today, in landscaping, it is customary to focus on indoor plants from among decorative leafy stars. More hardy and reliable, not requiring a special dormant period, such plants are distinguished…

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Fertilizing and fertilizer composition
For phalaenopsis, four-shield feeding is not a mandatory departure point. This orchid blooms both with regular fertilizer application during the phase of active leaf growth and vegetation, and with only…

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