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Caring for an orchid called Leah!

This is a discussion on Caring for an orchid called Leah! within the General Orchid Culture forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; Long time since I spoke with you guys! I have a small Pink Orchid called ...

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    NettyH is offline Junior Member
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    Long time since I spoke with you guys!

    I have a small Pink Orchid called Leah and although she is flowering her leaves feel soft and spongy, is there anything I could do to help them or maybe move her to another place?

    Thanks for your help

    Annette

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    Annette can you post a picture of it? Do you know what type of orchid it is?

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    At least a dozen grex names of various types of orchids include the name Leah, plus unknowable numbers of clonal names. We really need a picture or complete name or description of your culture or something...

    But in general, soft leaves probably means drastic under-watering, or significant over-watering that killed the roots.

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    I do not know what type of orchid Leah is but she is a very pretty girl and I would very much like to keep her as long as possible!
    Thanks for your help
    Nettyh

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    It is a phalaenopsis. Is is potted in bark or moss? It takes lower light, never likes to dry but shouldn't be soaked. Check the roots to see what their condition is like

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