Slippertalk Orchid Forum

Help Support Slippertalk Orchid Forum:

This site may earn a commission from merchant affiliate links, including eBay, Amazon, and others.
  1. E

    Phrag. Growing Medium?

    Hi, For 20+ years I've grown phrags very well in LECA and semi-hydro (S/H) culture. Now though, getting good quality LECA seems impossible. The previous brand I used, Hydrofarm's Grow!t, has changed to a junk source to save a penny or two a bag and I can't find any of the old product...
  2. S

    Culture of Phrags that like it drier

    Hi all, as someone who is fairly new to Phrags I have a question about culture of those that I understand like it a bit on the drier side, e.g., caudatum, exstaminodium, etc. I have been moving all of my new acquisitions into plastic (Rand) pots with a mixture of Leca and Grodan cubes. Not S/H...
  3. Ernesto

    Rockwool Cubes + LECA

    I started collecting paphs back in February, and since then I’ve really hit my stride with finding how they best grow in my space. Given my average temps and humidity (70-79 F and 65-85% in the summer, 68-73 F and 45-65% in the winter) I’ve found they do really well in a mix that is about 3:1:1...