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Orchid are beautiful, but easy to overwater or forget about and underwater. This is not my first orchid, but it is the first I haven’t seemed to kill. It seems to like more sun than I expected, and I…
Don’t throw away after the flowers fall, it will bloom again, especially if you take care of it.
My orchid lost its flowers but the leaves are still there
How to care for orchid
orchid needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
orchid may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.
Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your orchid after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.