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My growing area.

This is a discussion on My growing area. within the OrchidTalk Members Grow Area - Photos forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; I have been growing cattleyas under lights for 3 years now. Last year I switched ...

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    AlexUS is offline Member
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    Default My growing area.

    I have been growing cattleyas under lights for 3 years now. Last year I switched from high pressure sodium to metal halide system. Now I use 600W lamp 12 hours a day with that my plants seem to be happy.

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    wow thats very healthy looking plants u got there...i dont mind growing a few plants indoors to protect them from grasshoppers etc...especially plants i intend to try showing for judging...great growing keep it up

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    Great picture...I love how the flowers are lit up. Gorgeous...

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    Beautiful! Excellent plants.

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    The first thing that caught my eye was the beautiful orchids; of course. The next thing is what a great picture that is with you, the light, the orchids. Don't know who took that pic, but they have a talent for photography.

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    beautiful job

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    Excellent Photograph :P

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    Great shot. Those are very impressive catts !!!

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    Mabuhay!

    Fantabulous collection.

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