need info on yellow bird

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by Glenda Ratliff

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  1. Carol Holdren
    10 days ago
    Glenda, BL. Yellow Bird is a great orchid, one that I recommend often. I have one in a palm tree that is large & in bloom all year. This orchid is 75% Brassavola nodosa & 25% Cattleya milleri. Nodosa is the easier to grow, is warm growing but can adapt to a wide range of conditions. Good drainage is a must, I grow mine either mounted on cork or in a clay pot w chunky Cattleya mix. When it is cool they need to be kept dry. Bright light + good air movement.
  2. Glenda Ratliff
    18 days ago
    How do I get a yellow bird orchid to thrive outside?

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