Orchids Under Glass
For a pretty display on my kitchen table, I decided to "kopy kat" an idea I saw in the January issue of "Better Homes and Gardens" magazine. The article explains how to put orchids creatively in tall vases. An orchid expert tells how to keep the orchids' roots healthy while they are in the vases. I have been downsizing my vase collection so I don't have the straight-sided vases that I used to. I did find three former (spigots are broken) clear glass drink dispensers in the attic. I turned…
How To Trigger Reblooming Of Your Orchids
Orchids (Phalaenopsis) are the revelation in terms of indoor plants. Most people imagine that the orchid is fragile plant, short-lived. But orchids resist months in a row! But after the blooming en…
10 Things Nobody Tells You About Orchids - Gardenista
"Orchids seem to drive people crazy," the author Susan Orlean wrote in The Orchid Thief. "Those who love them love them madly." This has been true for cent
Repotting Orchids: Orchid Care (Part I)
Follow our step by step instructions & learn how repotting Orchids can help keep your Orchids thriving and re-blooming for years to come.
How To Stake An Orchid (With Pictures) - Smart Garden Guide
Learn how to stake an orchid to ensure your phalaenopsis blooms look fantastic every time. My top tips for success and the the essential things to avoid.
Orchids for Beginners | Empress of Dirt
A simple beginner's guide to getting started with orchid growing in your home including how to select plants and the care required for gorgeous blooms.
Droopy Orchid Leaves - 1 Fix To Revive Your Plant
Does your orchid have droopy leaves and your'e not sure what to do? It is normally caused by one thing. Find out what it is and how to fix it!
How To Repot an Orchid
There is nothing more satisfying than watching an orchid send out its flowering spike — knowing that when you see the glorious blooms, it was you that helped it thrive to do so. And while we’ve shown you how to repot your houseplants before, orchids, well they’re a different sort of breed. Unlike your typical houseplant, potting orchids in soil will lead to root rot and one dead plant! Orchids are either terrestrial or epiphytic.
Unique Orchid Propagation Without Using Chemical Stimulation Or Hormones
This unique method of propagate orchids without stimulators and hormones it will be loved by all orchid breeders. Orchids are distinguished by beautiful colors and large leaves that give plenty of …
How to Revive an Orchid Plant: 9 Steps (with Pictures)
Orchids are beautiful flowers that bloom in cycles. Just because the flowers have fallen off doesn't mean that the orchid is dead—it's simply in a dormant phase and will likely flower again. You can encourage blooming by pruning and...
The Complete Guide to Mounted Orchids - Orchid Bliss
Learn how to mount an orchid using my step-by-step tutorial. There is just something so right about mounted orchids displayed in its natural element.
Growing Orchids Indoors: Tips On Care Of Orchid Plants Indoors
Indoor orchid care is not difficult, learn how to enjoy these beauties year-round. Flowers can last for months. [LEARN MORE]
Limp Leaves Signal a Watering Problem. How to water for healthy orchids
Orchid leaves should be upright, stiff and bright green. If your orchid’s leaves are leathery and limp there is a watering problem.