Orchid Propagation

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Sterilising Cork and Looking Out for Alien Insect Species - Pumpkin Beth

Sterilising Cork and Looking Out for Alien Insect Species - Pumpkin Beth

Contents1 Things to look our for when you’re setting up a new Terrarium1.1 Check any insects you find1.2 Crematogaster scutellaris ants1.3 Non-native ants and insects1.4 Accurately identify insects1.5 How to report sightings of Crematogaster scutellaris and other non-native species1.6 What to do if you find…

I have changed the planting to trial a variety of terrarium plants – this terrarium currently features ferns, mosses, and miniature orchids.

A long-term review of the BiOrbAir (part ten) - Pumpkin Beth

Welcome to the tenth instalment of my long-term BiOrbAir review. I planted up my BiOrbAir, a specialised, automated terrarium, designed by Barry Reynolds, on 25th September 2014. As this was the first time I had planted a BiOrbAir terrarium, I chose a variety of different terrarium plants and ferns to trial, so that I could monitor how successfully these plants, each of which have differing requirements, would grow inside the controlled environment of this terrarium. During my BiOrbAir…

Phalaenopsis pulchra is still flowering today! - Pumpkin Beth

Phalaenopsis pulchra is still flowering today! - Pumpkin Beth

Phalaenopsis pulchra is still flowering today! This Phalaenopsis pulchra flower opened on the 8th September 2020, which as I write to you today was fifty-two days ago. Phalaenopsis orchids can produce incredibly long lasting flowers; although Phalaenopsis hybrids tend to flower for much longer than…

Hooray! Phalaenopsis pulchra is flowering today! - Pumpkin Beth

Hooray! Phalaenopsis pulchra is flowering today! - Pumpkin Beth

Contents1 Phalaenopsis pulchra growth, development, and flowering1.1 Phalaenopsis pulchra pictured in June 20181.2 Phalaenopsis pulchra growth and development (February 2019)1.3 Phalaenopsis pulchra is producing a flowering stem! (September 2019)1.4 Phalaenopsis pulchra continued stem development (November 2019)1.5 Phalaenopsis pulchra continued growth and development (May 2020)1.6 Phalaenopsis…

I have changed the planting to trial a variety of terrarium plants – this terrarium currently features ferns, mosses, and miniature orchids.

A long-term review of the BiOrbAir (part ten) - Pumpkin Beth

Welcome to the tenth instalment of my long-term BiOrbAir review. I planted up my BiOrbAir, a specialised, automated terrarium, designed by Barry Reynolds, on 25th September 2014. As this was the first time I had planted a BiOrbAir terrarium, I chose a variety of different terrarium plants and ferns to trial, so that I could monitor how successfully these plants, each of which have differing requirements, would grow inside the controlled environment of this terrarium. During my BiOrbAir…

A Lepanthopsis astrophora ‘Stalky’ keiki, as pictured on the June

BiOrbAir Review - Growing Miniature Orchids in the BiOrbAir (part fourteen) - Pumpkin Beth

Contents1 Miniature Orchid Terrarium Planting List:2 BiOrbAir Review and Miniature Orchid Trial3 Miniature Orchids3.1 Aerangis hyaloides3.2 Aerangis macrocentra3.3 Amesiella philippinensis3.4 Angraecum equitans3.5 Bulbophyllum falcatum ‘Minor’3.6 Diplocaulobium abbreviatum3.7 Dryadella simula3.8 Lepanthopsis astrophora ‘Stalky’3.9 Masdevallia decumana3.10 Masdevallia rechingeriana3.11 Mediocalcar decoratum3.12 Phalaenopsis lobbii3.13 Phalaenopsis parishii Welcome to the…

A long-term review of the BiOrbAir (part eleven) - Pumpkin Beth

A long-term review of the BiOrbAir (part eleven) - Pumpkin Beth

Welcome to the eleventh instalment of my long-term BiOrbAir review. I planted up my BiOrbAir, a specialised, automated terrarium, designed by Barry Reynolds from Reef One, on 25th September 2014. As this was the first time I had planted a BiOrbAir terrarium, I chose a variety of different terrarium plants and ferns to trial, so that I could monitor how successfully these plants, each of which have differing requirements, would grow inside the controlled environment of this terrarium. During…

I have changed the planting to trial a variety of terrarium plants – this terrarium currently features ferns, mosses, and miniature orchids.

A long-term review of the BiOrbAir (part ten) - Pumpkin Beth

Welcome to the tenth instalment of my long-term BiOrbAir review. I planted up my BiOrbAir, a specialised, automated terrarium, designed by Barry Reynolds, on 25th September 2014. As this was the first time I had planted a BiOrbAir terrarium, I chose a variety of different terrarium plants and ferns to trial, so that I could monitor how successfully these plants, each of which have differing requirements, would grow inside the controlled environment of this terrarium. During my BiOrbAir…

I have changed the planting to trial a variety of terrarium plants – this terrarium currently features ferns, mosses, and miniature orchids.

A long-term review of the BiOrbAir (part ten) - Pumpkin Beth

Welcome to the tenth instalment of my long-term BiOrbAir review. I planted up my BiOrbAir, a specialised, automated terrarium, designed by Barry Reynolds, on 25th September 2014. As this was the first time I had planted a BiOrbAir terrarium, I chose a variety of different terrarium plants and ferns to trial, so that I could monitor how successfully these plants, each of which have differing requirements, would grow inside the controlled environment of this terrarium. During my BiOrbAir…

I have changed the planting to trial a variety of terrarium plants – this terrarium currently features ferns, mosses, and miniature orchids.

A long-term review of the BiOrbAir (part ten) - Pumpkin Beth

Welcome to the tenth instalment of my long-term BiOrbAir review. I planted up my BiOrbAir, a specialised, automated terrarium, designed by Barry Reynolds, on 25th September 2014. As this was the first time I had planted a BiOrbAir terrarium, I chose a variety of different terrarium plants and ferns to trial, so that I could monitor how successfully these plants, each of which have differing requirements, would grow inside the controlled environment of this terrarium. During my BiOrbAir…

This Restrepia antennifera plant has produced a number of keikis, pictured on the December The lighter coloured leaf that's pointing upwards in the foreground of this photograph, has been produced by the largest of the three keikis.

A long-term review of the BiOrbAir (part nine) - Pumpkin Beth

Welcome to the ninth instalment of my long-term BiOrbAir review. I planted up my BiOrbAir, a specialised, automated terrarium, designed by Barry Reynolds, on 25th September 2014. As this was the first time I had planted a BiOrbAir terrarium, I chose a variety of different plants and ferns to trial, so I could monitor how successfully these plants, each of which have differing requirements, would grow inside the controlled environment of this terrarium. During my BiOrbAir review, I have…

This Restrepia antennifera plant has produced a number of keikis, pictured on the December

A long-term review of the BiOrbAir (part nine) - Pumpkin Beth

Welcome to the ninth instalment of my long-term BiOrbAir review. I planted up my BiOrbAir, a specialised, automated terrarium, designed by Barry Reynolds, on 25th September 2014. As this was the first time I had planted a BiOrbAir terrarium, I chose a variety of different plants and ferns to trial, so I could monitor how successfully these plants, each of which have differing requirements, would grow inside the controlled environment of this terrarium. During my BiOrbAir review, I have…

An update on the Restrepia sanguinea keiki, pictured here on the November

A long-term review of the BiOrbAir (part eight) - Pumpkin Beth

A long-term review of the BiOrbAir (part eight) Welcome to the eighth instalment of my long-term BiOrbAir review. I planted up my BiOrbAir terrarium on the 25th September 2014. The BiOrbAir is a specialised, automated terrarium, which was designed by Barry Reynolds. As this was the first time I had planted a BiOrbAir terrarium, I chose a variety of different plants and ferns to trial, so I could monitor how successfully these plants, each of which have differing requirements, would grow…

The Restrepia sanguinea keiki, as pictured on the November

A long-term review of the BiOrbAir (part eight) - Pumpkin Beth

A long-term review of the BiOrbAir (part eight) Welcome to the eighth instalment of my long-term BiOrbAir review. I planted up my BiOrbAir terrarium on the 25th September 2014. The BiOrbAir is a specialised, automated terrarium, which was designed by Barry Reynolds. As this was the first time I had planted a BiOrbAir terrarium, I chose a variety of different plants and ferns to trial, so I could monitor how successfully these plants, each of which have differing requirements, would grow…

White Orchid BiOrbAir Terrarium Trial (part four) - Pumpkin Beth

White Orchid BiOrbAir Terrarium Trial (part four) - Pumpkin Beth

Welcome to the fourth part of my White Orchid BiOrbAir Terrarium Trial. I decided to plant up this White Orchid BiOrbAir Terrarium in April 2017, after receiving many requests from readers asking about white flowered, miniature, epiphytic orchids. I didn’t have a spare terrarium available to plant at the time, so I decided to empty, and then re-plant my long-term review BiOrbAir terrarium with a variety of species of white-flowering orchids, to showcase how beautiful a single colour planting…