Top Ten Orchids Articles

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Here are the top ten articles for the Orchids Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. 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.

2. Orchids And Freaky Weather
Orchids being quite sensitive to weather conditions, its unpredictability can be fatal for them. This article puts forth a few points that might help you tackle this problem.

3. Temperature Stress In Orchids
Heat is getting to all of us, including our beloved orchids. Here are some tips to help orchids survive this weather.

4. Making Cocopeat From Coconut Husk
An article about a cost-effective method of making cocopeat.

5. Egg Shells for Orchids
Using eggshells as fertilizer for your orchids.

6. Harmful Effects of Common Orchid Pesticides
Careless and unregulated use of pesticides has caused immense damage. Harmful effects are now being realised worldwide. Listed here are some of the commonly used pesticides and symptoms of their toxic effects.

7. Rains, Humidity And Orchids
Orchids dying despite high humidity. What could be the cause?

8. 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.

9. Pollinating The Orchid Flowers
Pollination in orchid flowers occurs by natural pollinators or manually. Check out 'how to' of both types of pollination.

10. Orchid Profile – Brassocattleya Maikai
Bc. Maikai is one of my favorite compact size Cattleya hybrids. It is an easy grower and flowers well.



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