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new dendrobium with white fungus fruiting cap from soil

This is a discussion on new dendrobium with white fungus fruiting cap from soil within the Dendrobium Information forums, part of the Frequently Asked Questions category; I've had my white flowered dendrobium for about a month. The flowers are beginning to ...

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    Default new dendrobium with white fungus fruiting cap from soil

    I've had my white flowered dendrobium for about a month. The flowers are beginning to drop. The leaves are shiney and it has 3 new shoots growing. It also has small white toadstools about a quarter inch across emerging from the potting compost. Help please. Other thab this it looks a picture of health

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    Hello from Colorado


    If you could provide a picture it would help. However, in the past, this hasn't been seen as a bad thing. If it bothers you, you can remove the 'shrooms. It should not cause any problems with the orchid as best as I know. So you can also leave them where they are.

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    time to repot? media is rotting....

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    Concur with Harvey. Posting a picture might help

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