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1. Pollinating The Orchid Flowers
Pollination in orchid flowers occurs by natural pollinators or manually. Check out 'how to' of both types of pollination.
2. 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.
3. 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.
4. Orchid Growing Tips #5
This is a continuation of the Tips articles which were posted previously. If you have any tips you’d like to contribute, please send me an e-mail with “Tips” in the subject line.
5. Mounting your orchids
Mounting nearly replicates the natural environment, try it for your epiphytic orchids .... and also for other orchids.
6. Orchid Growing Tips #3
Continuation of our series of growing tips provided by readers and other forum members.
7. Your Flu and Orchid Care
Orchids are your companions 'in sickness and in health'. It is fine when your are healthy, but what happens when you get sick? How do you manage your plants in sickness? I have put together a few tips, which can be put to use.
8. Summers And Your Orchids
The hot summers can be both a boon as well as a curse to the orchids, the deciding factor is the humidity. Learn how to protect your favourite plants from the scorching heat.
9. Orchids And The persistent Whitefly
Every day, since the advent of summer, it has been a battle between me and the whiteflies. But now finally they are gone. Here's how I finally did it!
10. Making Name Labels For Orchids
Putting name labels on orchids is as important as providing good growing substrate. It is repotting time for many orchids, so keep new labels handy for use on the new pots. Read on to get some ideas about making name labels for orchids.
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