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    My recent new aquisitions! Genera benders..... need help / suggestions on getting them to bloom.....

    Thanks all for your replies -- Ray, appreciate the remarks. She used Dyna G at 1/2 the label rate. BRutcherT -- ProMix is only 25% with the others also at 25%. When this winter weather calms down a bit, I do plan to repot - Favorite brands, or personal mixes that you care to share? KateL...
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    My recent new aquisitions! Genera benders..... need help / suggestions on getting them to bloom.....

    here is a picture of the largest and the smallest -- 4 or 4.5 inch pots nothing seems to be badly grown at all everything seems quite nice I suspect even tho they might be older, they might be just slow, or need to be bigger to bloom I know other orchids I have are like that. just groping for...
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    My recent new aquisitions! Genera benders..... need help / suggestions on getting them to bloom.....

    I should have also mentioned that they are in 4 inch pots of a Pro-mix Blended with Bark, Charcoal, and Perlite. Fertigated with Dynagro about every 10 days at this time, maybe a bit more often some weeks. about every 5 to 7 days in summer. R
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    My recent new aquisitions! Genera benders..... need help / suggestions on getting them to bloom.....

    Hello All Have been a member for quite a while, altho I don't participate like I wish I could -- life events continuously. I live in East Texas and am an officer in the Central East Texas Orchid society in Tyler, Texas --> geography Okay now. Be that as it is, I received twelve paphs. One of...
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    nutritional or too much light?

    Howdy If I may add, when you choose to fertilize, read the label looking for magnesium in some form. If there is none, add Epsom salt to your mix. If you are going lite, try maybe a 1/4 teaspoon per gallon water. Take care may all your orchids bloom like crazy! Rex
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    Henryanum

    Hey tnyr5 who did you get the little guy from, because I really like the dorsal on yours. I'm looking to get one this spring. Have three places in mind. Thanks Rex
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    Learning Maudiae color types

    I'm not sure how to post a PPPresentation, but will look it up, and see what I can do. thanks for the interest. Rex
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    Learning Maudiae color types

    And Dot, Thanks for the welcome! R
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    Learning Maudiae color types

    Thanks for the reminder, and the encouragement. R
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    Learning Maudiae color types

    I work on a private estate. I can't host a meeting, by request of the owners. A member asked about seeing the greenhouse by making a power point of the house, heating, cooling, benches, pots plants, and benches. He was the only one who thanked me. The rest did glaze over. I thought I went...
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    Learning Maudiae color types

    Angela thanks much. It will have to be a short study, since I am giving the talk Sunday afternoon. I have talked with a few members in advance, and they are looking forward to the info. I'm glad of that. Hate to speak, and bore them to tears. Rex
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    Learning Maudiae color types

    Thank you Kirk, Eric, and Trithor! You have helped much in making things much more clear. Simple? probably not, but I'm much closer than last week! Ha! Take care May all your orchids bloom like crazy Rex
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    Learning Maudiae color types

    Angela -- Thanks for pointing to another source. BTW, the splash catt I got from you a couple of seasons ago is hot on! Ozpaph -- thanks for the reply and pictures. Appreciate your time and trouble to help. Take care, y'all Rex
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    Learning Maudiae color types

    Hello All This is my first post here. I have only recently started growing Paphs. I have a short presentation at my local orchid society. Most of our newbies are phal and paph growers on windowsills. Most have started out classically with some Maudiae hybrid. However, Google has not...
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