Blue mystique orchids are normal white phalaenopsis orchids, also known as moth orchids, whose stalks are injected with a blue dye solution. To care for moth orchids, you need orchid pots, orchid potting mix, fertilizer ... More »

Popular types of orchids include slipper orchids, which are known for their unique elongated pouches, and multicolored boat orchids. Another type of orchid is the moth orchid. More »

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According to Orchid Plant Care, aphids are one of the primary pests that destroy rain forest orchids. Aphids are tiny insects with soft bodies that range in color from translucent to blue, black and brown. More »

Trim your orchid by removing faded flowers and dead stalks, cutting the stalks and pruning down the spike. This process only takes a few minutes, and you need a pair of pruning scissors and a razor. More »

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Orchid bark is a mounting material for growing orchids, mimicking their natural adaptation to grow on host trees to stay away from predators and close to pollinating insects. Orchid bark can be made of cork, cypress or o... More »

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Some different orchid species are phalaenopsis orchids, dendrobium orchids and oncidum orchids. Phalaenopsis is the scientific name of the moth orchid. Oncidum orchids come in different colors. More »

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When caring for orchids, the plants need a sufficient amount of water, about 50 to 70 percent humidity and regular fertilizing. Orchids also need specific temperatures and possible repotting every other year. More »

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