Michael's Orchids

November 2019 Orchid Collection Update: Semi-Hydroponics

An update on my orchid collection in semi-hydroponics as of November 2019. _____________________________________________ Orchid Collection by Number: 1. No ID Phalaenopsis 2. Haw Yuan Gold Cattleya (Passed 04.20.2018) 3. Aloha Sparks Halloween Wilsonara 4. No ID Oncidium 5. No ID Phalaenopsis (Passed 08.13.2017) 6. Hawaiian Kapuna Paphiopedilum (Passed 08.09.2017) 7. To My Kids Dendrobium Nobile […]

Unboxing the Spider Farmer LED Grow Light SF100

A brief unboxing of the Spider Farmer LED Grow Light SF100. This product was gifted to me by Spider Farmer. _____________________________________________ Shop: LED Grow Light SF1000: https://www.amazon.com/Spider-Farmer-Samsung-Dimmable-Spectrum/dp/B07TS82HWB/ref=sr_1_8?keywords=led+grow+light&qid=1571651732&sr=8-8  Promo Code: Enter discount code “5michael” at checkout to receive 5% off your purchase. This code works for Amazon US, CA, UK, DE, for all models. _____________________________________________ Relevant/Referenced […]

September 2019 Orchid Collection Update: Semi-Hydroponics

An update on my orchid collection in semi-hydroponics as of September 2019. _____________________________________________ Orchid Collection by Number: 1. No ID Phalaenopsis 2. Haw Yuan Gold Cattleya (Passed 04.20.2018) 3. Aloha Sparks Halloween Wilsonara 4. No ID Oncidium 5. No ID Phalaenopsis (Passed 08.13.2017) 6. Hawaiian Kapuna Paphiopedilum (Passed 08.09.2017) 7. To My Kids Dendrobium Nobile […]

Bloom Profile No.20 | Bulbophyllum Ambrosia

An overview of key information pertaining to the blooms on No.20, my Bulbophyllum Ambrosia _____________________________________________ Other Bloom Profile Videos: Bloom Profile: No.3 | Wilsonara Aloha Sparks “Halloween” Bloom Profile: No.7 | Dendrobium Nobile “To My Kids”https://youtu.be/-Lzova8T-8Q Bloom Profile: No.8 | Banfieldara Gilded Tower “Mystic Maze”https://youtu.be/lVoX099llH0 Bloom Profile: No.19 | Bulbophyllum Fascinator Bloom Profile: No.25 | […]

August 2019 Orchid Collection Update: Semi-Hydroponics

An update on my orchid collection in semi-hydroponics as of August 2019. _____________________________________________ Orchid Collection by Number: 1. No ID Phalaenopsis 2. Haw Yuan Gold Cattleya (Passed 04.20.2018) 3. Aloha Sparks Halloween Wilsonara 4. No ID Oncidium 5. No ID Phalaenopsis (Passed 08.13.2017) 6. Hawaiian Kapuna Paphiopedilum (Passed 08.09.2017) 7. To My Kids Dendrobium Nobile […]

July 2019 Orchid Collection Update: Semi-Hydroponics

An update on my orchid collection in semi-hydroponics as of July 2019. _____________________________________________ Orchid Collection by Number: 1. No ID Phalaenopsis 2. Haw Yuan Gold Cattleya (Passed 04.20.2018) 3. Aloha Sparks Halloween Wilsonara 4. No ID Oncidium 5. No ID Phalaenopsis (Passed 08.13.2017) 6. Hawaiian Kapuna Paphiopedilum (Passed 08.09.2017) 7. To My Kids Dendrobium Nobile […]

The Slow Release Fertilizer Experiment: Semi-Hydroponics

A brief overview of the past 4 month grow period in which I experimented with incorporating slow release fertilizer (osmocote) into a diverse range of orchid types growing semi-hydroponically. Note: I accidentally call my Maxillaria Tenufolia a Miltonia Sunset at the beginning. _____________________________________________ My System Explained: Glass Pots: https://youtu.be/h3PKt-UJjpE Medium: https://youtu.be/K8wMGGnRv54 Watering: https://youtu.be/JABnPLGcfBg Humidity: https://youtu.be/0afu-FZGeAU […]

May 2019 Orchid Collection Update: Semi-Hydroponics

An update on my orchid collection in semi-hydroponics as of May 2019. _____________________________________________ Orchid Collection by Number: 1. No ID Phalaenopsis 2. Haw Yuan Gold Cattleya (Passed 04.20.2018) 3. Aloha Sparks Halloween Wilsonara 4. No ID Oncidium 5. No ID Phalaenopsis (Passed 08.13.2017) 6. Hawaiian Kapuna Paphiopedilum (Passed 08.09.2017) 7. To My Kids Dendrobium Nobile […]

The Problem Children (Part One)

A new series in which I spotlight the “Problem Children” of my collection, and discuss theories behind why they are struggle as well as propose solutions. _____________________________________________ My System Explained: Glass Pots: https://youtu.be/h3PKt-UJjpE Medium: https://youtu.be/K8wMGGnRv54 Watering: https://youtu.be/JABnPLGcfBg Humidity: https://youtu.be/0afu-FZGeAU Toolkit: https://youtu.be/3ITGl6M9t78 _____________________________________________ Follow Me: Instagram: @michaelsorchids Twitter: @michaelsorchids Facebook: @michaelsorchids