Shop Orchid Care OrchidTalk Orchid Forum Weather Station Links Nursery

Welcome to OrchidTalk Orchid Forums


The Friendliest Orchid Community on the Internet!


  •  » Learn to Repot your Orchids
  •  » Learn Orchid Care Tips and Secrets
  •  » Find the perfect Orchid for your Growing Environment
  •  » Chat with Orchid Growing Professionals

OrchidTalk - "Bringing People Together to Grow Orchids Better!"


Let us help you grow your Orchids better; Join our community today.


YES! I want to register an account for free right now!


Register or Login now to remove this advertisement.

Results 1 to 5 of 5

whats wrong with my phal!!!

This is a discussion on whats wrong with my phal!!! within the Orchid Ailments / The Compost Pile forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; When i bought it it already has a white spot but it was hard to ...

Click here to increase the font size Click here to reduce the font size
  1. #1
    Raver's Avatar
    Raver is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Byron Aguilar
    My Grow Area
    Under Lights
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Lady Slippers and Cattleyas
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Denver Colorado
    Posts
    888
    Member's Country Flag

    Default whats wrong with my phal!!!

    When i bought it it already has a white spot but it was hard to see it and like 3 days ago it got really bad, whats wrong with it????
    Attached Images Attached Images   

  2. #2
    cakedaddy's Avatar
    cakedaddy is online now Senior Member
    Real Name
    jason
    My Grow Area
    Porch/Patio.
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    Florida Panhandle
    Posts
    2,021

    Default

    Looks like sunburn IMHO.

  3. #3
    orchidlady's Avatar
    orchidlady is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Susan
    My Grow Area
    Under Lights
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Phal and Paph species
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Seattle, WA
    Posts
    904

    Default

    Agree-looks like sunburn.

    Susan

  4. #4
    Brutal_Dreamer's Avatar
    Brutal_Dreamer is offline Dreaming with my eyes open...
    Real Name
    Bruce Brown
    My Grow Area
    Greenhouse
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Cattleyas & Slippers
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Arkansas
    Posts
    34,003
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Yes, I too agree. Sunburn. Nothing you can do except keep it out of direct light.

    Cheers,
    BD

  5. #5
    Raver's Avatar
    Raver is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Byron Aguilar
    My Grow Area
    Under Lights
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Lady Slippers and Cattleyas
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Denver Colorado
    Posts
    888
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Alright, I put it outside and it was shaded but someone moved a few of my orchids and this one had this white spot and i freaked out. Is the leave going to stay like that with that white thing or is it going to die????

Similar Threads

  1. What's wrong with this Phal??
    By CLStilwell99 in forum Orchid Ailments / The Compost Pile
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: June 12th, 2010, 11:32 AM
  2. What's wrong with my NoID Phal?
    By orchid lady in forum Orchid Ailments / The Compost Pile
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: May 26th, 2010, 09:37 PM
  3. Whats wrong with my phal orchid?
    By Ryan7094 in forum Orchid Ailments / The Compost Pile
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: April 5th, 2010, 07:36 PM
  4. What am I doing wrong with my phal orchid?
    By Dess in forum New Growers: Ask the Senior Members
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: November 16th, 2009, 07:44 PM
  5. Repotted my Phal - whats this?!
    By Darren in forum New Growers: Ask the Senior Members
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: August 16th, 2009, 02:42 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
OrchidTalk --An Orchid Growers Discussion Forum brought to you by River Valley Orchidworks. A World Community where orchid beginners and experts talk about orchids and share tips on their care, cultivation, and propagation.