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Psychopsis Mariposa - alba ...care questions

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    Question Psychopsis Mariposa - alba ...care questions

    Help! I lost my mind and bought a mule-earred oncidium and I really hope I don't kill it! I would be grateful for advice. Starting with, it has 4 spikes, 3 tall and one starting; do I dare repot it? And with the heat here should this one come inside?
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    The best time to repot a psychosis is when new roots are growing. If you decide to repot, you should do it in sphagnum moss( it's the best medium for it IMHO) I've tried different mediums and sphagnum never disappoints me. Make sure you are really gentle with the roots because they hate being disturbed.
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    The best time to repot a psychosis is when new roots are growing. If you decide to repot, you should do it in sphagnum moss( it's the best medium for it IMHO) I've tried different mediums and sphagnum never disappoints me. Make sure you are really gentle with the roots because they hate being disturbed.
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    Thank You...I have the worst luck with this type. Maybe this one will put up with me. I will do a better check of the potting tomorrow.

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