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first orchid progress

This is a discussion on first orchid progress within the General Orchid Culture forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; Just an update on the first miltasia i got in February. After 6 weeks of ...

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    Talking first orchid progress

    Just an update on the first miltasia i got in February.
    After 6 weeks of not watering the large plant as it was showing classic over watering signs i went to water it this morning and to my amazement i have found 3 very healthy new growths

    Just goes to show that neglect can sometimes really pay off

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    Benign Neglect works best for some of these chids. Good Growing !!!!! I love it when I get new growth.
    Cin

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    Congrats! I look forward to the report on your blooming it!

    Cheers,
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    not sure if i will be successful at blooming it but at least both of the miltasia plants i have are sprouting new growth

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    Congrats shoogah!

    In respect to the neglect..
    "when in doubt, don't!"

    :P

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    Talking hi

    yalla-we want to see the blooming miltessia-nothing like it!!!
    good luck!!!
    pls-at list try to make it flower

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    unfortunately they have both just come out of bloom so will need some time to grow a bit more but hopefully, given time they will bloom well

    I have 3 miltasia plants so it should be brilliant if they all bloom together.

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