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Where does this orchid root end?

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    Default Where does this orchid root end?

    This root of my Rhynchstylis gigantea started to take off in a angle of 45 degrees and hasn't stopped scince.

    Where do you think it will end?


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    Mabuhay!

    I don't care even if it stretches to 10 kms. as long as the orchid is alive. Congrats!

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    congrats it is thriving!

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    Rhynchstylis gigantea orchid roots can get very long and woody.

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    Maybe in China? Mine also grows at all angles.

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    The root is taking over
    But I'm glad the orchid looks healthy,this is all that matters!

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    Thats a sign of good humidity and culture, I have some R. retusas and giganteas with roots 8-10 feet long !

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    Make sure to sleep with your bedroom door closed!

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    I have all mine attached to trees in my garden here in Thailand.I began by wiring the plant to the tree with a piece of coconut shell to hold moisture. The roots do grow quite long. I have many suspended in hangers and the roots are over two meters long. I agree with Barbcrazed though...Keep your bedroom door closed...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Orchidmorris View Post
    This root of my Rhynchstylis gigantea started to take off in a angle of 45 degrees and hasn't stopped scince.

    Where do you think it will end?


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    Posted via Mobile Device

    How do u post pics from your phone????
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