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Orchid basics

Brian Rittershausen

Orchid basics

by Brian Rittershausen

  • 278 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Orchid culture,
  • Orchids

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementBrian and Sara Rittershausen
    SeriesA Pyramid gardening paperback, Pyramid gardening paperback
    ContributionsRittershausen, Sara, author
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 pages
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26951364M
    ISBN 100600635325
    ISBN 109780600635321
    OCLC/WorldCa1000583791

    Orchid Basics (Book): Rittershausen, Brian: Elegant and exotic, the allure of orchids is undeniable and this practical guide will ensure that even the most nervous newcomer can grow them with confidence. With expert advice, clear instructions and step-by-step photographs father and daughter team Brian and Sara Rittershausen explain all the techniques you will need to ensure that your orchids. Get this from a library! Orchid basics. [I F La Croix] COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist .

    Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: From the history, species and traditions that have made orchids so popular, to the understanding of the basic anatomy and development of orchids, this guide to their growth and cultivation covers every aspect of the subject. Basic Orchid Care Tips. If your orchid is already potted and healthy, don’t make any changes to the pot or potting medium when you bring it home. A happy orchid doesn’t need a new pot. If it’s still thriving in a few years, then you can look into re-potting. Many (though not all) orchids are epiphytes, or air plants.

      The confidence I gained from learning the basics of orchid care, being able to ask three thousand questions, and practicing repotting under the watchful eye of a expert orchid-grower was amazing. If you’re not able to attend a workshop, don’t let that stop you: take a chance on orchids. The Orchid Thief is Susan Orlean’s tale of an amazing obsession. Determined to clone an endangered flower—the rare ghost orchid Polyrrhiza lindenii—a deeply eccentric and oddly attractive man named John Laroche leads Orlean on an unforgettable tour of America’s strange flower-selling subculture, through Florida’s swamps and beyond, along with the Seminoles who help him and/5(K).


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A very educative book if you intend or have purchased an orchid to help you look after it by giving it the right conditions to keep it happy and what would be more suitable for where you intend to keep your The Author and his daughter who own Burnham Nurseries --check out their website I recommend, Sarah is always most accommodating to help you & give /5(22).

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ORCHIDS Basic Orchid Culture. Knowing which orchid you are trying to grow is your key to its cultural requirements. Orchids, like all plants, need a balance of light, air, water and food to grow and flower well. Let's examine each of these elements. ABOVE: Two Cattleya plants grown under different lighting conditions.

Book Overview Elegant and exotic, the allure of orchids is undeniable and this practical guide will ensure that even the most nervous newcomer can grow them with confidence. This straightforward, no-nonsense guide will let you discover the ins and outs of: Basic behavior for family, friends, relationships, and business Grooming, dressing, and staying healthy Coping with unexpected stuff like sneezing or feeling queasy Maintaining a civilized relationship Making friends and keeping them Building positive relationships at work Communicating effectively This book shows you.

By: Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer. Printer Friendly Version. Image by kendoNice. Orchids have a reputation for being finicky, difficult plants, but many orchids are no harder to grow than your average houseplant.

Start with an “easy” orchid, then learn the basics of growing orchids. About this book Elegant and exotic, the allure of orchids is undeniable and this practical guide will ensure that even the most nervous newcomer can grow them with confidence.

With expert advice, clear instuctions and step-by-step photographs father and daughter team Brian and Sara Rittershausen explain all the techniques you will need to ensure that your orchids flourish every time. The finalbook,"Orchids MadeEasy"was written in a unique way to teachyoueverything you need to know about orchids explained step-by-step,and complete with dozens of diagrams, tables, and photographs.

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Publish your book with B&: Octopus Books. book, A Beginners Guide to Orchids by Geoffrey Hands, would indeed be helpful for an absolute orchid beginner.

At pages in length, the majority ( pages) are dedicated to orchid care advice, with a mere 4 pages at the end for an orchid. If you are anxious to get going with orchids, check our quickstart guide to orchid culture, ORCHIDS This article will give you an understanding of what is required for growing these marvelous plants.

Refer to our culture sheets through the main menu for detailed information on growing specific types of orchids. I repotted it in the Imperial Monterey Orchid Mix that I had on hand, with a sad bloom or two still trying to hang on. Since then, it began growing new roots and leaves.

The spike even began to grow/elongate, adding new buds, and rewarded me with 7 new blooms, the size of your palm. Knowing how to care for an orchid can sometimes seem difficult.

Orchids may look very delicate, but in reality, they are not that difficult to grow or keep alive. According to the World Checklist of Selected Plant Families there are approximat accepted orchid species.

Even though there are so many different types of orchids, [ ]. Mist orchids daily if the humidity level in your home is below 40%. Orchids do best in environments with % humidity.

Pick up a hygrometer from a gardening center or superstore and use it to test the humidity in your home. If the humidity is less than 40%, use a spray bottle with a fine mist setting to lightly mist the orchids and their potting medium once per day.

Whether you are in a panic over something going wrong with your plant or just want some more basic care guidelines, the following websites all offer great Orchid care advice and guidance. The American Orchid Society: The master reference for any Orchid grower, this site offers care advice, Orchid news, plus guides on Orchid contests and awards.With a few basic tips for orchid care, you can make your orchid grow, thrive, and bloom.

Orchids Grow All Over the World. O species of orchids inhabit every corner of the planet except for the driest deserts and Antarctica. Humans have crossbred these species to createhybrids, with more appearing all the time.COVID Resources.

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