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Relative light requirements

This is a discussion on Relative light requirements within the General Orchid Culture forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; I have several different genus/species of orchids now. I was wondering if someone could give ...

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    Default Relative light requirements

    I have several different genus/species of orchids now. I was wondering if someone could give me a list of which ones have the lowest light requirements through the highest. I have several locations to put them and want to arrange them so the higher light plants get the most light, etc.

    I have a mottled leaf Paph, Phals, Bifrinaria Harisonia, Cattleya (crosses no doubt), Oncidium/Odontoglossum (and various crosses), a Masdevalia and an Epidendrum Radincans. I've been pretty successful with the Phals, the other plants are currently healthy, I want to just maximize my chances of vigor and blooming!

    Thanks in advance for any help you may have to offer.

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    I would go to AOS and look them up

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    In our Orchid Care pages we have light requirements along with temperature, humidity, etc... Check out this page: Orchid Care | River Valley Orchidworks

    Scroll to the middle of the page and click on the larger categories and read about the differences in care.

    cheers,
    BD

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    Thanks all!

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