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Min.Cattleya Indoors

This is a discussion on Min.Cattleya Indoors within the **NOT IN BLOOM** All Genera forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is a Min.Cattleya that I've had under lights inside my apartment.It seams to be ...

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    Smile Min.Cattleya Indoors

    This is a Min.Cattleya that I've had under lights inside my apartment.It seams to be very happy with many new growths.A lady at a local nursery thought I was crazy to be growing any plants inside.She said that she could not be much help,because she had never grown under lights.She was puzzled that I want to grow Cattleya indoors.I know that outdoors in this area of the country is great orchid growing conditions.This is the only Cat. that is indoors. Rich
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    It looks great! A nearby orchid nursery marks their catts as being suitable for windowsill/light growing or not, so all of them obviously don't need a greenhouse. :-)

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    This looks like a very happy catt indeed! 3 new growths is a very positive sign. I'm always happy if I get 1 new growth!!

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    The new growth looks very healthy!


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