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Which materials you prefer for mounting your orchids?

This is a discussion on Which materials you prefer for mounting your orchids? within the General Orchid Culture forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; Dunno how to create a poll so I'll just ask here as it is on ...

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    Question Which materials you prefer for mounting your orchids?

    Dunno how to create a poll so I'll just ask here as it is

    • on pine bark
    • on cork bark
    • other tree bark
    • driftwood
    • clay pots
    • basket


    Personally I like cork bark pieces and nice driftwood for artistic mounts. But I found great also clay pot mounts and I'm looking forward to try it soon!

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    Most of mine are on cork. But for no other reason than it has been the easiest to obtain in usable sizes.

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    Only one is on your list and it depends on the plant but my preferences in order - weathered cedar root, hardwood slab, cedar slab and cork bark, especially cork tubes. I've been thinking about trying clay saucers.

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