Quote Originally Posted by Cjcorner View Post
I used to collect rainwater...carefully measured out the exact fertilizer...and the orchid pouted. Then, back this past fall I had a spell where I rarely watered, never used a drop of fertilizer and generally didn't do much other than look at them once in awhile. I got buds and spikes....so I decided unless it's a vanda it gets neglected. It's sort of insulting that they'd really rather you just left them alone...sort of like teenagers. But I got used to it...leaves you more time for looking at orchids to buy. lol
I'm not sure I need more time to look for more orchids to buy I need to make more room first Especially since I have a few outside for the nice weather and would have no room for them inside at the moment.