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Best Renanthera potting.

This is a discussion on Best Renanthera potting. within the **NOT IN BLOOM** All Genera forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Not sure what is best for this Renathera, basket or potting mix. ??????...

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    Default Best Renanthera potting.

    Not sure what is best for this Renathera, basket or potting mix. ??????

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    Usually Vandacious plants are placed in baskets, not potted.

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    I would go with a basket with some potting mix. Large redwood bark and maybe some lava rock if you can water often.

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    Renanthera are great plants. You will love the way they branch and the amazing array of flowers they have on one flower spike. I look forward to seeing pics when it blooms for you.

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    I think it depends on where you are growing it

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    i have a Ren. imschootiana. it came in a plastic vanda basket, 4" size i think. it is very attached, and did bloom, so it is okay, but i would rather have it in a treefern pot or small clay pot with a bark mix. i think it would look better and be happier. it is very dry here. in florida i imagine they do better in baskets. i am tucking some moss and charcoal into the basket around the roots for summer. that might not work in a more humid place.

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