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Pescatorea growing conditions

This is a discussion on Pescatorea growing conditions within the Genus Specific forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; Hi, again. I also got a Pescatorea cerina seedling this weekend. I have read that ...

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    Hi, again. I also got a Pescatorea cerina seedling this weekend. I have read that it likes abundant water but not a lot of sun. Again, I'm just looking for practical tips from anyone who has experience growing these. Thank you.

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    I grow Pescatoria similar to Chochleanthes. Sphag/treefern fibers, bright shade with morning sun. constant moisture
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    Thank you, Ron. I was really hoping you grew these.

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    I don't believe I have the same species that you have but they grow very well for me

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    Oops. I think it is spelled wrong on the tag. In my book it is spelled Pescatorea. No wonder it was so hard to find info.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ang709 View Post
    Oops. I think it is spelled wrong on the tag. In my book it is spelled Pescatorea. No wonder it was so hard to find info.

    Thread title updated. I was trying to find it too. lol. Guess I should have read all the posts.

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    Thank you, Bruce!

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    LOL...missed the wrong spelling

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