When you bring home your first Phalaenopsis orchid, and start to learn how to care for it properly, it quickly becomes a passion. Soon having just one orchid has turned into having multiple orchids! There’s just something about these plants, that is almost addictive – people get bitten by the Phalaenopsis orchid bug! (Rest assure, […]
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It brings a lot of joy to keep orchids – this is something I discovered early on with my very first Phalaenopsis orchid. It’s rewarding to see them grow new leaves and roots, and to blossom into beautiful flowers. There’s something ‘zen’ about them. They quickly become something you love to do, and something that […]
The passion for growing orchids started for all of us somewhere and somehow. We all have that story how we got into orchids in the first place! A few years ago I went over to a friend’s house for Thanksgiving. I gave her a colorful Phalaenopsis orchid in a clear plastic pot, which she placed […]
Yellowing leaves is something all new orchid keepers will experience, sooner or later. It can be upsetting when experienced for the first time, as people don’t know what’s causing it – fearing for the worst! Therefore questions about leaves turning yellow get asked a lot. And they’re good questions to ask! Leaf yellowing is inevitable […]
In recent years Phalaenopsis orchids, and orchids in general, have grown in popularity as indoor plants. They used to be harder to find and more expensive, but are widely available and affordable these days. Phalaenopsis orchids have become the plant to give on anniversaries, Mother’s Day, birthdays, and even Christmas. But many people are left […]