"I have written before about my two Phalenopsis and how I cannot get them to bloom. I am now attaching pictures. The one looks healthy but does not appear to have a new stem from which flowers can grow. There are many dry ends sticking out, as you…"
"My dad has had great success with Cymbidiums. He says they need cold temps to set their buds. He lives in the Seattle area and keeps his in a garage with a large window, after they are finished blooming, which is occurring right…"
"I live on Whidbey Island, WA and we are zone 8 so I don't think Phalaenopsis will like our outdoor moderate climate since I have been told they like warmth. Is that correct? Thanks for the suggestions!"
"I have had several orchids over the past few years and currently have four. Unfortunately they usually don't bloom for me. I only water when they are dry and feed them Schultz Orchid Food 19-31-17. The directions are to add…"
"Lorraine, I just love your secret garden! I don't have much luck with hanging baskets and would love to try the fertilizer you speak so highly of. Does this local Plant Farm sell their fertilizer online? If not or if you don't know,…"
"You will love them Clare. They like shady places where only wax begonias seem to thrive & bloom. Use large plastic baskets with a drip tray underneath & soil moist in your mix. They will root in water if you break a stem off! I stick the…"
"Thanks Clare for the comments. This is a "secret garden" so not many people get to see it until they have come all the way up the driveway & turned this corner. People delivering packages like Fedex, UPS see it the most. So I love to…"