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Old 28-02-2003, 02:15 PM
Jim Landers
 
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Default repotting phalanopsis

Interesting point, Bob. This never occurred to me. How do you moisten them,
use a Qtip or spray bottle? And does this permit you to get longer roots in
the pot without breaking them?

"Bob Walsh" wrote in message
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Carolyn,

They are less apt to break if well moistened 10 or 15 minutes before
repotting, whether going in the pot or out.

Bob

"Fred Garvin" wrote in message
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On Thu, 27 Feb 2003 13:53:51 -0500, Jim Landers wrote:

I'd just let them grow, Carolyn. Sometimes when you repot you can

tuck
some in the pot without breaking them; but if not, they'll be fine
"hanging out".



I agree. To me, Phal roots are very interesting to watch grow. Just let
them do their thing!