Category Archives: Deflasking

Odontoglossum lucianianum

I purchased a flask of Odontoglossum Lucianianum from Marni Turkel on December 23rd.  After some discussion — she had both treated and untreated flasks — I decided to purchase the treated flask, and it arrived on January 30.  She had deflasked … Continue reading

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Zygo Seedlings Update

I deflasked my Zygo seedlings on November 12, 2015.  They have done well since that time, although I have lost about five of them.  I let them dry out between waterings, and water with a weak solution of Inocucor Garden … Continue reading

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Drying out my Zygo seedlings

 I deflasked the Zygopetalum seedlines on November 12th, and had kept them in a 100% humidity tray since that time.   I decided it was time to open them up to the real world, and have started “airing” them for … Continue reading

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Deflasking Zygopetalum seedlings

I deflasked the Zygopetalum seedings this morning that I received from Chris Johnson.  There were 44 seedlings in the flask, and the procedure went well.  I used some RO water from my new tank, heated it on the stove, and … Continue reading

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Orchid flask from Chris Johnson

I received a flask this week from Chris Johnson —Zygopetalum Redvale ‘Fire Kiss X Zygopetalum B.G. White ‘Stonehurst’ AM/AOS.  This is a Zygo hybrid that he has produced.  I should deflask these this next week. I have several packages in … Continue reading

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