Sphagnum Moss For Orchids

How to use sphagnum moss with orchids

When used with orchids, sphagnum moss can be a life savior, or the doom of an orchid.

Q&A - How do nurseries grow Orchids in sphagnum moss?

Today's question is:how come commercial growers manage to grow orchids packed in sphagnum moss.

Watering orchids in sphagnum moss

If you have any tips or suggestions, let me know. I do find that in moss potted. My method of watering orchids in sphagnum moss.

SPHAGNUM ORCHID MEDIA: ONE OF MY FAVORITES /HYDRATING A GIANT BRICK OF SPHAGNEUM MOSS

SPHAGNUM ORCHID MEDIA: ONE OF MY FAVORITES /HYDRATING A GIANT BRICK OF SPHAGNUM MOSS Please Share, Thumbs Up, Comment, Subscribe .

My results growing phalaenopsis orchids in moss in glass/plastic containers (no holes)

Here are the results after 6+ months of growing phalaenopsis orchids in sphagnum moss in glass vases/plastic drinking cups.











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Orchid, rotted and azalea peats, leaf mould, live sphagnum moss for orchids, baled sphagnum moss, green clump moss, etc., etc. /. Walden, N.Y. :C.W. Brownell & Co.. biodiversitylibrary.org/page/46687188
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peat newyorkstate catalogs sphagnum osmunda nurserystock nurserieshorticulture mertzlibrarythenewyorkbotanicalgarden bhl:page=46687193 dc:identifier=httpbiodiversitylibraryorgpage46687193 brownellcwco peatasplantgrowingmedia waldenorangecounty bhlgardenstories bhlinbloom
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Orchid, rotted and azalea peats, leaf mould, live sphagnum moss for orchids, baled sphagnum moss, green clump moss, etc., etc. /. Walden, N.Y. :C.W. Brownell & Co.. biodiversitylibrary.org/page/46687193
Photo by BioDivLibrary on Flickr
peat newyorkstate catalogs sphagnum osmunda nurserystock nurserieshorticulture mertzlibrarythenewyorkbotanicalgarden brownellcwco peatasplantgrowingmedia waldenorangecounty bhlgardenstories bhlinbloom bhl:page=46687191 dc:identifier=httpbiodiversitylibraryorgpage46687191
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Orchid, rotted and azalea peats, leaf mould, live sphagnum moss for orchids, baled sphagnum moss, green clump moss, etc., etc. /. Walden, N.Y. :C.W. Brownell & Co.. biodiversitylibrary.org/page/46687191
Photo by BioDivLibrary on Flickr