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baby orchids - seed germination

This is a discussion on baby orchids - seed germination within the Flasking Equipment & Technique forums, part of the Orchid Propagation category; Well I've been in shock for a few days but now that I got a ...

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    Default baby orchids - seed germination

    Well I've been in shock for a few days but now that I got a new camera for Christmas (Happy Holidays, btw) I was able to take a pic at the little dots I've been growing.

    Could I have possibly gotten this seed sowing thing right on the 1st try????

    Somebody please tell me I have baby orchids in there...
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    Best of luck on this....I've never tried to flash seeds. I hope it all goes well for you!
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    You have some kind of baby plants. I hope they are the orchids!!

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    This is awesome - Good luck!

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    Looks like germination to me. Congrats!!

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    Wow, Congrats, this is your first time and you succeeded! That's great.

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    Great... Soon you will get thousand of protocoms .Congratulations your germination rate is fantastic. Well done.

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    Thank you....

    So how long before they will become protocorms? They were flasked on 11-30.

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    Hi me again....

    Are they "protocorms" yet???? Can someone advise me of lighting requirements? So far I keep them under my kitchen cabinets for about 12 hrs....the bulbs are only 15 watts....here is a new pic
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    Wow, good job and good luck. We'll be watching for updates to your baby pics!

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    congrats! can you tell a fellow first timer about your medium? i've got a pod growing since the end of july and i think my time approaches...

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