"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…"
"I hear you, Lynda, regarding getting out in the garden whenever you can. Sorry to hear you are dealing with some health issues but it looks like you don't let that get in the way of creating beauty in your garden."
"Charlotte, I do feel blessed that my husband shares my passion for gardening. Your harsh climate in Oklahoma does make it especially challenging for you, but I'm guessing it also makes gardening even more rewarding when your efforts pay off."
"Well, you are lucky that your husband enjoys gardening with you. My husband keeps telling me that I'm never finished and he's right; I will continue to add beds because I enjoy lush landscapes. Living in Oklahoma is tough…"