Growing Phalaenopsis and Dendrobium at Home


Phalaenopsis and Dendrobium are two orchid species that are easy to grow at home. These exotic plants can be happy thriving and blooming for you even when kept indoors as long as they are given the right amount of light, temperature, water and humidity. In fact you need not even provide a special place or do any major re-fit in your home to accommodate Phalaenopsis and Dendrobium.

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Growing Phalaenopsis and Dendrobium at home can be very rewarding. Their flowers come in a variety of colors from white, purple, pink, white and purple, yellow green and more. Orchid plants of these species can also be found almost anywhere and they are not expensive at all. They are usually sold with blooms so you can choose the exact color of flowers that appeal to you.

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The advantage of growing Phalaenopsis and Dendrobium at home is that you can place them in the living room or dining room close to a window where they can get sufficient light and they become instant room décor. Their exotic blooms will provide your room a very attractive and lovely ambiance that will be the envy of your neighbors and guests. The porch is also a great place for your Phalaenopsis and Dendrobium during summer. They thrive in bright sunlight and their humidity and temperature requirement will be very well provided naturally.
Providing the right humidity and temperature for Phalaenopsis and Dendrobium inside the home during the colder months will require some extra work. But the effort will be rewarded several times over when you see your plant flourishing. If you are new to growing Phalaenopsis and Dendrobium at home, inquire from the flower or plant shop where you will buy the plants on how best to care for them. There are also websites on the net that offer detailed instructions on how to grow orchids indoors. Check them out and enjoy a new wonderful hobby, growing Phalaenopsis and Dendrobium at home.

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