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    I found out that it is a lot easier for me to grow orchids mounted on tree logs.


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    Some more of my "Orchid Trees"


    I am trying to convince this Bulbo to "move" on to the log.


    I have just started this log yesterday.

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    Very nice, Tanya.




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    we have a man here in Trinidad Called "Cutlass Kesh"(he threatened a man with a cutlass once) he mounts EVERYTHING....i especially like the way he mounts stuff at the top of small vertical logs and it looks like a plant that outgrew its pot

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    Love the setup. Looks so natural and the plants look happy too.

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    Wow,you have a big collection of mount orchids.all look healthy and grow naturally.

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    Everything looks very well grown. Congratulations. I agree with you that mounting is a great way to grow orchids if you have enough humidity.

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    All of your orchids look so healthy, Tanya. Nice growing.

    cheers,
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    It's something I have started doing recently, but I have no plants as big and beautiful as yours, growing this way, yet...
    But I like to take my plants out, for display in the home, or to the orchid society or shows, and two of your things could not be used by me , namely, putting several (different ? ) plants on one log, and using quite large logs.
    I was given a piece of oak branch, maybe 4 feet long and 5 inches diameter , and I found that quite a handful To lift and move about, before I put any plants on it. So far I have sawn off a 6 inch piece, and then splt that to give me half a dozen mounts.
    But I wonder how you manage, or is it do you manage ? Or do you just leave the logs permanently in one position ?

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