well, the seller advised me to check it everyday and to clean it everyday as well. Nothing so far and the plant has been put in another place than the others. Insecticide was not recommended by the seller so let’s see 🙃🙃
Many thanks for your advice ! I have cut the infested hamp, clean the rest with alcohol and white vinegar and put the plant in quarantine.
For the time being, I have not seen others bugs 😅 (on that paph and the others).
I did not try the soapy water for 24hrs because I was afraid to kill this...
Good evening Paph’s lovers !
One week ago, I have noticed white stuff before the wonderful flowers of my haynaldianum (one hamp).
This one has/had 2 hamps, multifloral.
Today, I saw much more of this white stuff and after some research, I came to the conclusion that it was cochineals :oops:
Many thanks for this encouraging message Jens :)))
I did not know that a simple lamp with a simple energy saving bulb would be ok as artificial light for orchids. This is very interesting and I will check for more info on the web or at my orchidarium (any saving bulb would be ok for that?).
KateL and Pahluvr : Good Afternoon and Aloha :)
Many thanks for your help.
So the seller told me that it is an hybrid between a delenatii and rotshidarium. It's name is Deloris.
I bought it in an Orchidarium in Switzerland (a pure paradise for Orchids).
I suppose the plant is in a media (see...