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1. The Missing Scent Of Orchids Flowers
Orchids are known for their amazing floral fragrances, but some times the flowers stops producing these scents. This article searches for the possible reasons why these flowers stops production of their signature scents.
2. Orchid Growing Tips
Here are some orchid growing tips from experienced growers. Little ideas that make a big difference in taking care of your plants!
3. Fertilizing With Milk
Using milk as a fertilizer for orchids, let's check whether milk is any good or is it just a new fad.
4. Making Cocopeat From Coconut Husk
An article about a cost-effective method of making cocopeat.
5. Using Water Beads For Growing Orchids
The tiny water beads are capable of storing amazing amounts of water. Can these be used for growing orchids? How and what are the advantages of water beads? To know more on this, please read on.
6. Pollinating The Orchid Flowers
Pollination in orchid flowers occurs by natural pollinators or manually. Check out 'how to' of both types of pollination.
7. How to Extract Fragrance from Orchid Flowers
Orchids produce some very wonderful scents. Learn how to remove these scents from the orchids flowers to make your home more fragrant.
8. Using Orchids as Medicine
Orchids have been used as a cure for number of ailments by local people and tribals. Checked out how you can also use your orchids as a medicine.
9. Mounting your orchids
Mounting nearly replicates the natural environment, try it for your epiphytic orchids .... and also for other orchids.
10. Wild Orchids vs Hybrids
Many of the once abundant orchids are now listed in the IUCN red list of endangered plants. Here is why we should grow hybrid orchids instead of the natural wild varieties.
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