MissOrchidGirl

Spring plans for my Orchids – Outside & inside growspace, who goes, who stays?

Today we relax a bit with some plans for the future warm season. Out with the hot growers! More info below! I am finally able to arrange the outside grow space for my orchids and it is much better than last year! We got a barbeque shed and transformed it into a Vanda […]

Ending Orchid Projects – Rockwool and Colomi minerals setups

Today we are taking a final look at some orchid setup experiments we started a while back! More info below! The first setup is using rockwool cubes as medium, watch the initial video here https://youtu.be/pV5EOjaPK-8 This material isn’t as absorbent as sphagnum moss, so it cannot fully replace it. It is also not […]

Orchid Care for beginners – How to fertilize Phalaenopsis Orchids

Today I will show you how to fertilize Phalaenopsis Orchids! This will be an easy, detailed tutorial, to help you chose an Orchid fertilizer and use them with your orchid! More info below! Did you miss our previous episodes? Watch them here: How to repot Phalaenopsis orchids https://youtu.be/cWFyQzJbGDg How to water Phalaenopsis orchids […]

Repotting my Zygopetalum Orchid – How to handle an Orchid you don’t know much about?

Today we gather up some courage and repot the Zygopetalum orchid which I just purchased! More info below! I got this orchid in my recent orchid haul, watch it here https://youtu.be/VH2YrqPpMQw There seems to be quite the confusion about these orchids, which is a great excuse to show you how I determine how […]

My Dendrobium Orchids collection – Old favorites and new on my wishlist!

Today we take a look at some of my Dendrobium orchids collection and talk more about future plants! More info below! Dendrobiums are a very diverse crowd, so we classified them into sections, check them out here http://www.aos.org/orchids/orchids-a-to-z/letter-d.aspx Dendrobium Berry Oda is one of the easiest orchids you can grow at home! More […]

Neofinetia Orchids in Kokedama style setup – Repotting and maintenance

Today we are working with my Neofinetia orchids, as they need a repot and good fresh medium! More info below! Neofinetias are traditionally grown in what appears to be a moss ball, also known as Kokedama. Learn more here https://youtu.be/v_8S2y6OTKA Moss is used as a sole medium and it is shaped into a […]

Women’s Day Orchid Haul! – Phalaenopsis, Cattleya & many Oncidium types!

Today we have orchids.. and the first channel merch! Check out my store here http://bit.ly/2F1K3nJ More info below! In order of appearance the orchids today are: 1. Phalaenopsis Taisuco Jasper, a wonderful peloric pulcherrima hybrid! 2. Yellow gold NoID Cattleya, which has the most wonderful red edged lip! 3. A NoID Oncidium type […]

Orchid Species Vs. Hybrids – Differences, the good & the bad!

Today we talk about orchid species and hybrids, compare them, explain what they are and better understand the role of both of them! More info below! Orchid species, also called botanical species, are those orchids which you can also find in nature as you see them in cultivation. This does not mean they […]

Orchid Updates – Buds on old spikes, Phalaenopsis goes peloric, Orchid tableware & more!

Today we take a look at some orchids which I find very interesting! Now this can be a good thing, but also a bad thing More info below! 1. Epicattleya Rene Marques Orchid is growing a lonely bud on an old flower spike! Care tips here https://youtu.be/sRSfNJUx9oE 2. Dendrobium cucumerinum si the […]