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Orchids at University of Bremen

This is a discussion on Orchids at University of Bremen within the OrchidTalk Members Grow Area - Photos forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; My university maintains a small collection of about 70 orchids. Since last July I am ...

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    Default Orchids at University of Bremen

    My university maintains a small collection of about 70 orchids. Since last July I am taking care of all the orchids. Here are a few pictures.
    Pic 1: Orchids in Oct 2008
    Pic 2,3: Orchids after one year of growth, dividing and repotting
    Pic 4: My end of the deal, my growing space.
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    That looks very nice! Everything looks really healthy and well cared for in that setup.

    Cheers,
    BD

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    They look great!!! You are taking very good care for them!!!

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    Nice grow space... and looks like the orchids are enjoying your care.. look at that Stanhopea... what a display!

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    If I had a corner like this I would similarly spend all my time in repotting and dividing, I just love it! The stanhopeas look great, very nice.

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    Very nice, I like that you carved yourself a little corner to grow your own plants ...

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    As your own greenhouse everthing looks so healthy, and clean and nice. congrats for your care

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    Thanks a lot everyone for the nice comments. Now I have also told the gardeners here how to take care of the orchids, the right fertilizers, RO water etc, so that when I leave Bremen this November, they continue to take care of the plants.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lambert View Post
    Very nice, I like that you carved yourself a little corner to grow your own plants ...
    Not just the corner, I have put my plants wherever possible, in my office window, my room windowsill, work table, basically when I see a nice warm, lighted, airy place I put an orchid there. The gardeners at the greenhouse often joke that I am taking over the greenhouse.

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    Good thing it's not me that has that deal- pretty sure I'd never leave! Lovely, nice job!

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