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Psychopsis - how to initiate spike?

This is a discussion on Psychopsis - how to initiate spike? within the Genus Specific forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; We all are eager for blooms! We see spikes in our sleep!...

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    We all are eager for blooms! We see spikes in our sleep!

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    Ain't that the truth! Spike dreams! I'll definately post pics when my spike comes and the flower that results!

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    As I said... Nurseries (like where I work) have a trickery system to get plants to grow out of season. Just cause u can get it doesn't mean u'll be lucky in ur endeavors (at least not in the same season). Unless u can mimic the environment at home....expect time and patience to be ur best ally.

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