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Moths? Love my Vanda

This is a discussion on Moths? Love my Vanda within the Orchid Ailments / The Compost Pile forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; Every morning when I water my Vanda collection, moths come flying out. It seems as ...

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    Default Moths? Love my Vanda

    Every morning when I water my Vanda collection, moths come flying out. It seems as though they are using the plants/wooden baskets as their daytime home. I have not noticed any damage, but was wondering if I should use something to deter them?

    They especially like the one in the wooden basket.

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    Moths are actually good pollinators of orchids and feed off orchid sap. As long as they arent hurting anything I would just leave them alone.

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