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Fertilizer?

by Chesser » Sun Dec 31, 2017 3:14 am

What kind of Orchid fertilizer do you recommend?
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Re: Fertilizer?

by Sakaaaaa » Sun Dec 31, 2017 3:51 am

I use no fertilizer
My plants absorb Carbon Dioxide - And bugs!
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Re: Fertilizer?

by Hungry Plants » Sun Dec 31, 2017 2:11 pm

http://www.orchidlight.com/growmorefert ... JUEALw_wcB

Always buy a powder form or your paying for distilled water with a small scoop of fertilizer

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Re: Fertilizer?

by evenwind » Sun Dec 31, 2017 4:29 pm

I also use Grow More and alternate between Grow More 20-10-20 and Maxsea 16-16-16.

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Re: Fertilizer?

by Chesser » Sun Dec 31, 2017 10:01 pm

Sakaaaaa wrote:I use no fertilizer


How well does that work? Why is it recommended to use fertilizer? Does anyone else use no fertilizer?
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Re: Fertilizer?

by Hungry Plants » Sun Dec 31, 2017 10:14 pm

works great for me. I give them a spray ones a month or so.

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Re: Fertilizer?

by Huntsmanshorn » Sun Dec 31, 2017 10:43 pm

I have used Maxsea 16-16-16 and Peters Specialties orchid food 30-10-10.
Both at half strength. Both work well.

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Re: Fertilizer?

by Sakaaaaa » Mon Jan 01, 2018 1:09 am

Chesser wrote:
How well does that work? Why is it recommended to use fertilizer? Does anyone else use no fertilizer?

It works alright.
All my orchids have no fertilizer* and they are doing fine.
From my understanding fertilizer boosts size and flowers and stuff.
*My Oncidium x Odontoglossum used to have fertilizer 1 time a week but I stopped using it this year.
My plants absorb Carbon Dioxide - And bugs!
Working on a secret site..!
Growlist/Wishlist (Has some common plants!)
Send me seeds of plants you have!! (Nearly) All no-startification seeds are accepted!!

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