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Growing orchids is fun

Albert P. Hollingsworth

Growing orchids is fun

simple facts about growing orchids

by Albert P. Hollingsworth

  • 244 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Sun Bulb Co. in Arcadia, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Orchid culture.,
  • Orchids.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Albert P. Hollingsworth.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB409 .H77 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 104 p., [14] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2233749M
    LC Control Number89102300

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      Q: Can orchids grow outside? A: Seeing that orchids have been growing outside for millions of years, they most certainly can. The key is to select orchids that are suited to your environment, or making your environment one that suits the orchid you want to grow. If you do this then you can grow orchids just about anywhere. Phalaenopsis Orchids Care (Orchids Care, House Plants Care, Gardening Techniques Book 4) Orchids: Growing Orchids Made Easy And Pleasant. The Most Common Errors In The Cultivation.

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Growing orchids is fun by Albert P. Hollingsworth Download PDF EPUB FB2

This comprehensive guide book takes a step-by-step approach to proper potting mediums, light, water and fertilization of a wide variety of orchids. It is written for beginners, hobbyists and all orchidists as an adventure in the joy of growing orchids/5.

Written for beginners and hobbyists, this book is useful from the opening pages, which list basic information about many kinds of orchids. There are suggestions for getting started, FAQ's, and a brief explanation of orchid growing, with illustrations to supplement each point.5/5(1).

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Easy-to-follow tips for growing healthy orchids; Pests and disease information; Over full-color photographs and illustrations; Available in English and Spanish5/5. SunBulb® Better-Gro® Growing Orchids Is Fun Book pages, Paperback “Growing Orchids is Fun” is a comprehensive how-to book for beginners and more experienced hobbyists.

A history and origin of orchid culture is explored in the book as well. Growing Orchids is Fun is an informative, detailed book outlining the care and cultivation of orchids. It is appropriate for the beginner, hobbyist, and the avid orchidist.

Growing Orchids is Fun is filled with information regarding orchid identification, cultivation, growing requirements, and also features a new chapter on pests and diseases. This comprehensive orchid growing guidebook features beautiful. "Growing Orchids is Fun" is a comprehensive guidebook that takes a step-by-step approach to proper potting mediums, light, water and fertilization of a wide variety of orchids.

It is easy to read and offers up-to-date information on potting, dividing, breeding, orchid /5(10). Growing orchids is fun: simple facts about growing orchids. [Albert P Hollingsworth] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

Search. Search Book: All Authors / Contributors: Albert P Hollingsworth. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: vi, pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations (some color.

This orchid book, written by Judy White, is an outstanding tool that will outline many of the most popular and the most important orchids available. Most people enjoy orchids because of their delicate flowers. That’s why you’ll want to select those varieties that.

If you would like a good handbook that you can reference, we highly recommend this Best Seller that is How To Grow Orchids For Dummies. It is in very simple terms, gets great reviews and is. growing orchids that prefer temperatures no lower than F and hardy orchids that can be grown outdoors year round.

A degree drop in temperature at night is critical to flowering in most orchids. Plants that are grown under constant temperatures will not grow or flower as well as those grown with fluctuating tem-peratures. If the plants areFile Size: 1MB. Orchids have a reputation for being finicky, difficult plants, but many orchids are no harder to grow than your average houseplant.

Start with an "easy" orchid, then learn the basics of growing orchids. This article will help get you started. Seeing Why You Should Grow Orchids. Growing and studying orchids will provide you the ultimate horticultural experience and pleasure.

Here are some key reasons to start growing orchids now: Growing orchids is fun. That's the most important motive. Orchids are easy to grow. See Chapter 5 for tips on how to be successful. In nature, most orchids are epiphytes, meaning they grow on other objects, clinging to rough bark or even stone.

The showy orchids favored by most people are usually either phalaenopsis hybrids (so-called moth orchids) or dendrobium hybrids. Optimal Growing Conditions for Orchid Plants. This book was bought as the name stated it was How to Grow Orchids.

I wanted to learn how to grow orchids from stage 1 - from seed. The synopsis never mentioned that growing from seed was not covered. I have to say that I'm rather disappointed and that this was one of those instances where a lesson is learned about taking the write up at face Reviews: It is easy to learn how to grow orchids with the help of this book published by the American Orchid Society.

The author writes about how to select orchids, water and fertilize plants, choose a growing area, repot, identify and control ailments, and then recommends choices for beginners.

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If you imitate a plant's natural habitat, it will thrive. There are very many types of orchids, coming from a wide variety of different habitats (on every continent except Antarctica!) so there is almost certainly an orchid that likes the conditions you are able to most commonly available orchids, such as the Moth Orchid, Phalaenopsis, are so popular.

The book starts with 30 pages on the nature of orchids, and covers orchid plant structure, pollination, names, history of cultivation, geography locations of species, conservatory growing, and exhibiting orchids (along with competitions award schemes).

Orchids have a reputation for being tough-to-growthey may require specialized potting mix and a certain amount of water to thrive, but this large, diverse group of plants includes many species that are easy to grow indoors. 3 Light levels for growing orchids How is light measured / expressed Misconceptions about light.

How light diffuses How to measure light What is low light, moderate light and bright light for orchids. Where to grow you orchids at home Impact of light on your orchids Light versus direct sunlight Growing under File Size: KB. Sun Bulb Company, Inc.

• SW High Arcadia, Florida • Contact us at () Contact us at () Jeree: Growing orchids hydroponically in fun and easy! Your book literally gave me all the answers to everything I needed.

I would gladly recommend your book to anyone interested in orchids. I would give it a 10 out of 10! ” -Ms. Heather Szczepanski Olso, Norway. To grow orchids, choose a snug pot and use a porous potting medium like bark chips, sphagnum moss, or perlite.

Put your orchids in a location that gets plenty of indirect light every day, such as a south or east facing window. Maintain a humidity level of % by running a humidifier or placing a tray filled with pebbles and water near the Views: K.