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Update Fertilizer Experiment

This is a discussion on Update Fertilizer Experiment within the General Orchid Culture forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; Sadie, this is a good experiment. I'd also be interested in knowing if any of ...

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    this is a good experiment. I'd also be interested in knowing if any of the fertilizer combinations produced more and/or bigger blooms. For that matter, have any bloomed this year?

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    Quote Originally Posted by sadie View Post
    Perhaps those of you experienced growers or more scientifically minded could suggest an alternate or additional experiments. I would welcome your input. I will of course continue to track the plants. I have already measured each of the seedlings and will measure them again next spring to see which of the fertilizer combinations produces the best, healthiest growth.

    Nice experiment, I'd like to see a control group with just water.

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    It is neat to see people doing these kind of experiments. I like science but am new to orchids. Could someone please explain what the components are that are being used?

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