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Sunburn?

This is a discussion on Sunburn? within the Orchid Ailments / The Compost Pile forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; Is this just sunburn I'm hoping? My other divisions in the same area don't have ...

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    Is this just sunburn I'm hoping? My other divisions in the same area don't have it.


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    More than likely Sunburn. Appears to be on an older leaf so not quite as resistant.
    No need to panic, shift plant or add a small bit of shade, don't over compensate.

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    I may be incorrect but anytime I see red coloration in a leaf I move the plant to a little more shade and the problem has been solved.
    I also do not believe this hurts the plant and I have found in a couple of instances it needs to get that higher level of light to bloom at its best.

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