Category: Cymbidiums

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CYMBIDIUMS: In Summer

Posted by Sys Admin almost 3 years ago Do not keep in a hot enclosed area (in California) in summer; they do better in an airy partially shaded location. OA78-139 Read More
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CYMBIDIUMS: In Tennessee, Culture

Posted by Sys Admin almost 3 years ago Outdoors in summer apply three-quarters of a lb. of 20-20-20 or 20-10-10 fertilizer per 100 gals, as a liberal dose instead of every 2nd or 3rd watering; indoors in winter they can be grown with ca... Read More
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CYMBIDIUM HOUSE: Suitable for Cool-growing Botanical Species

Posted by Sys Admin almost 3 years ago Companion plants can include the following, all aromatic: Cattleya citrina, Epidendrum tampense; Laelia autumnalis, Lycaste aromatica, Odonttoglossum pulchellum; Oncidium ornithorhynchum, Stanhopea... Read More
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CYMBIDIUMS: Night Water Sprays

Posted by Sys Admin almost 3 years ago From July 1 on, water sprays will help produce temperature differential to make the plants spike. OD76-122 Read More
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CYMBIDIUMS: Non-flowering

Posted by Sys Admin almost 3 years ago Most often caused, if other factors are favorable, by too much shade morning or afternoon. OD76-122 Read More
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CYMBIDIUMS: Optimums (minimum)

Posted by Sys Admin almost 3 years ago 45 deg.F. to 50 deg.F at night; 60 to 70 percent relative humidity; 4,000 fc. in winter, 8,000 fc. in summer. AU71-135 Read More
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CYMBIDIUMS: Potting on

Posted by Sys Admin almost 3 years ago Plants with five to nine bulbs with no backbulbs, or only one or two, should not be divided but potted on. OD68-122 Read More
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CYMBIDIUMS: Petal Curl on Buds

Posted by Sys Admin almost 3 years ago Top buds mainly show it; sepals rather than petals show it; due to heredity; may well trace back to Cym. grandiflorum (syn. hookerianum); only recourse is to open the flowers "over a water tank" un... Read More
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CYMBIDIUMS: Propagation, the Fastest Way

Posted by Sys Admin almost 3 years ago Make single back bulbs of a plant and grow all the pieces. A64-490 Read More
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CYMBIDIUMS: Pseudobulbs, Mature

Posted by Sys Admin almost 3 years ago Maturity is reached when eight to 10 leaves have grown; spike initiation should occur. OA78-166 Read More

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