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Howeara Lava Burst 'Puanani' 8 spikes

This is a discussion on Howeara Lava Burst 'Puanani' 8 spikes within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This plant just keeps outdoing itself every season. 8 spikes this year. I put in ...

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    Default Howeara Lava Burst 'Puanani' 8 spikes

    This plant just keeps outdoing itself every season.
    8 spikes this year.
    I put in in S/H to keep up with its moisture requirements. This plant can drink!


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    Beautiful! I bet mine needs to be getting more water...I am just leary of overwatering, I guess. Yours likes S/H? I keep thinking I'd like to try that. Maybe I should do it with this orchid.

    Anyway, congrats on your 8 spikes, that's awesome!

    Kathi

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    Mine just finished blooming on one spike and the new one that was growing I just found nibbled off. Apparently the critters were hungry last night... I love this one...it's such a bloomer!

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    Now I know why I've not been successful with my Lava Burst. I've not been giving them enough water.Thanks John for the tip.

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    Great growing!!

    Cheers,
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    Nice blooms and good job on the 8 spikes

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