The November 2017 meeting featured a presentation by Tom Harper on newest trends in Phalaenopsis.
Despite the wonderful conditions for growing orchids in Hawaii, there are only three orchids native to these islands. One of the most common orchids found growing in the wild, however, is a terrestrial orchid commonly known as the bamboo orchid (Arundina graminifola). These can be seen growing by the roadside in Volcano National Park. It … More Orchid Trivia
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Compiled by Dixie McCulloch, a longtime KOS member who joined in 1988. Temperature Range (˚F) Days Nights Cool house 59-65 54-55 Intermediate house 70-73 59-69 Warm house up to 79 70 or more Climatic changes are more predominate this month. Temperatures can drop sharply, so be sure to check your heaters. It is this … More September Orchid Care Calendar
Compiled by Dixie McCulloch, a longtime KOS member who joined in 1988. Temperature Range (˚F) Days Nights Cool house 61-90 55-61 Intermediate house 70-81 60-70 Warm house up to 90 70-75 As long as the temperature is high, water should be supplied freely. As the annual growths mature, reduce watering gradually so plants can … More August Orchid Care Calendar