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Using Orchids as Medicine

Posted by Sys Admin over 1 year ago Though we all admire orchids for their beauty, but there is more to them then that. For centuries they have been used by locals/tribals as a source of medicine. Many ancient societies have literatu... Read More
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Using Water Beads For Growing Orchids

Posted by Sys Admin over 1 year ago Water beads seem like tiny magical grains that swell up with water, like the bean-stalk seeds from the fairy tales. These tiny beads are capable of storing amazing amounts of water and can be used ... Read More
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Your Flu and Orchid Care

Posted by Sys Admin over 1 year ago Everyone gets sick once in a while, but what happens to your orchids when you are unable to get up to care for them? With every change in the season comes a host of fevers to put you to bed. So it ... Read More
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Orchids And The persistent Whitefly

Posted by Sys Admin over 1 year ago Most orchid species are susceptible to whiteflies. These insects are attracted to the softer parts of the plants, where they can easily suck the sap. These persistent pests have, unfortunately deve... Read More
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Summers And Your Orchids

Posted by Sys Admin over 1 year ago With summers in full swing, the soaring temperatures and accompanying dry wind is a killer for man and plants alike, especially in the dry tropics. While man can take shelter, the plants have to be... Read More
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Ten Unique And Mysterious Orchids

Posted by Sys Admin over 2 years ago Beautiful flowers are the orchids' main attraction. The orchids flowers are very unique in their structure and have a myriad of colours. Though, the floral structure of orchid flowers does follow a... Read More
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Orchids- Book Review

Posted by Sys Admin over 2 years ago Recently, while searching a book on orchid culture, I came across quite an old book on orchids. Orchids – Structure, History and Culture is a classic book and was written in 1886 by Lewis Castle, w... Read More
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Making Name Labels For Orchids

Posted by Sys Admin over 2 years ago With spring peeping through the leaves, the need for repotting will present itself for some of your orchids. With repotting you will also be requiring new labels for the newly repotted orchids. Nam... Read More
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Growing Your Cymbidiums

Posted by Sys Admin over 2 years ago There a large number of both tree growing Cymbidiums as well as ground growing ones. These are easy to grow orchids in general and show tolerance to a wide range of temperatures, especially the epi... Read More
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Orchids Need To be Labelled

Posted by Sys Admin almost 3 years ago Labelling your orchids is very important. Every experienced orchidologist, or rather anyone working with plants in general, will advise beginners as well as old hands to always label the plants. Wh... Read More

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