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Deflasking orchids

The Bay of Plenty Orchid Society arranged a talk about deflasking orchids from Monika Simpson of Auckland and kindly invited Tauranga Orchid Society members along to yesterday’s meeting for what turned out to be very practical and useful instruction. Orchids … Continue reading

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What we grow: Cattleya loddigesii

By Conrad Coenen In its native habitat in Brazil Cattleya loddigesii grows at elevations of about 600-1200m  either in trees (epiphyte) or on rocks (lithophyte). The plant was given to me by a friend in the Waikato about 12 years … Continue reading

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