Category: Growing Orchids

Learn Orchid Care Strategies to Grow Beautiful Orchids Here

It can take quite a bit of time to test techniques with orchid care, and figure out orchid care strategies to grow beautiful orchids that will bloom and flourish for many years to come. Luckily, you don’t have to do

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Top 5 Favorite Orchid Books

These are our top 5 favorite orchid books. In our experience is very useful to get a number of orchid books from beginning to expert, to help understand how to buy, identify, understand, and care for these wonderful plants. Some

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Growing Great Phalaenopsis Orchids for the Beginner

Growing great Phalaenopsis Orchid plants can be made easy with these useful tips. Phalaenopsis Orchids are normally found in rainforests, on trees and on rocks. They do not grow at the very top of the rainforest canopy. This means they

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TOP 15 Orchids to Grow Outside

These are the top 15 orchids to grow outside in my opinion. Some of these are general kinds of orchids while others are specific named varieties. Cymbidiums – Cymbidiums are the most popular outside orchids to grow. The flowers of

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5 Reasons to Grow Orchids, 5 Reasons Not to Grow Orchids

Orchids can be amazing to grow. I know because I was the main hybridizer and Orchid expert at Rod McLellan Company just over 10 years ago. I managed greenhouses, a staff, gave more than a hundred talks to large groups,

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