A Beginners Guide to Orchid Care

A Beginners Guide to Orchid Care

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by Matthew Pennock
     
 

The orchids are among the most beautiful flowers found on earth. If proper and timely care is taken, one can grow healthy orchids that are able of producing flowers even after the first bloom is over.

The orchid care as a new or young saplings or after flowering is more or less the same. In case of reblooming, taking care of orchids during the dormancy period… See more details below

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The orchids are among the most beautiful flowers found on earth. If proper and timely care is taken, one can grow healthy orchids that are able of producing flowers even after the first bloom is over.

The orchid care as a new or young saplings or after flowering is more or less the same. In case of reblooming, taking care of orchids during the dormancy period is of utmost importance. The orchid flowering seasons differ with different varieties; thus, the orchid flowering periods can be classified into sporadic and basic ones. The basic orchid flowering times for the Zygopetalum and the Odontoglossum varieties are the months from November to February and February to May respectively. The Phalaenopsis variety produces flowers throughout the year.

The most common commercial varieties of orchids used in gardening at home are the Phalaenopsis, Odontoglossum and Zygopetalum. Instructions presented below should be helpful in the process of inducing the secondary blooms...

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781304676719
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
12/02/2013
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
813,276
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0 MB

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