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Re: House orchids
« Reply #135 on: December 17, 2016, 09:03:28 AM »
This Vanda coerulea cv I have had for at least 5 years and it flowers every year at Christmas. In summer it is in my unheated greenhouse and in October/November I bring it into the sitting room where the flowers develop. (Picture taken in the conservatory to get natural light)

« Last Edit: December 17, 2016, 09:10:09 AM by Hoy »
Trond Hoy, gardening on the rainy west coast of Norway.


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Re: House orchids
« Reply #136 on: December 18, 2016, 12:20:11 PM »
What a great colour, Trond! I have Vanda rothschildiana on my wishlist. I would have thought that growing Vandas in more northern latitudes would require supplemental light or heat.... you prove me wrong!
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