Shirley Bovshow is showing you how to take special care of your orchids.


1) Orchids bloom 3 to 8 months

2) Orchids bloom from the bottom up

3) Buy orchids without open blooms at top of stem

4) Keep at a daytime temperature of 70-80 degrees

5) Night temperature should be 10-15 degrees lower to encourage blooms to regrow

6) No direct sunlight

7) Water with lukewarm water 1 to 2 times per week

8) Fertilize with diluted orchid fertilizer once a week

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