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My dendrobium Mingles sapphire...

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    Default My dendrobium Mingles sapphire...

    Hello I am new to this forum and am a amateur orchid grower and seem to be doing quite well however I have a den mingles sapphire that has bloomed already this year and i was wondering if you cut the flower stem like you do on phaleanopsis orchids? I would like to make sure i am doing the bloom care correctly. I appreciate your help. thank you...

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    Welcome! Yes, you can cut the spike near the base like you would a phal.

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    Welcome to the group! Dendrobiums are great starter orchids. I look forward to seeing pictures of your plants.

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    thank you all of you and when i get some more blooms i will be sure to post them..

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    Quote Originally Posted by Silvermoon View Post
    thank you all of you and when i get some more blooms i will be sure to post them..
    I hope so, Amy. We love orchid photos here.

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    BD

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