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4 Easy Ways to Grow Orchids without Soil

There are three main types of orchids: epiphytes, lithophytes, and terrestrials. The aerial roots of epiphytic and lithophytic orchids are covered in velamen. This particular tissue acts as suction hairs for the orchids.  Photosynthesis occurs in some orchids through the velamen of the roots. In nature, these orchids thrive without soil contact. Hydroponics, hydroculture, and …

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18 Rare Black Orchids (With Images and Care Guide) 

The black orchid is a mysterious flower whose origins and existence are still hotly debated. Suppose you’re growing an orchid that’s any other color. In that case, you might hear people argue that the black petals result from clever painting. Not even a live flower can make them change their minds. Nonetheless, black orchids exist, …

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Orchid Leaves Wilting (Here’s What to Do)

A well-developed and healthy orchid will have dense, smooth, and shiny leaves. However, the leaves or buds of Phalaenopsis can wilt dramatically, threatening the plant’s survival.  In some cases, the tiniest misstep in cultivation can lead to major problems. If you don’t address the underlying cause of your orchid leaf wilting, it can become a …

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White Spots On Orchid Leaves (Causes And Treatments)

Even the tiniest white spots on an orchid’s leaves are a clear sign that the epiphyte is in trouble. To assist the orchid in a timely manner, it is necessary to first understand the true causes of their appearance. The wrong kind of maintenance is putting fuel on the problem. As a result, you may …

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Can I Put My Orchid in The Rain? (5 Proven Tips)

It’s been raining for days, and you’re worried that the excess water will kill your orchid. What exactly should you do in this situation? If you are experiencing or have experienced this problem, this article will assist you in resolving it. Is Rain Harmful To Orchids? Before I begin, I’d like to simply state that …

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Do Orchids Like Humidity? (4 Easy Ways to Improve Humidity)

Orchids are a favorite of tropical flowers for everyone to grow. Though these flowers are very beautiful, they can be challenging to keep happy. This picky tropical plant loves attention and loves being left alone as well. I have had a large learning curve understanding what is best for this plant.  Orchids love humidity and …

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