Monthly Archives: July 2010

Happy Birthday to me! A new fish tank

I bought a very nice planted tank from a fellow GWAPA member today.  Actually, Amy’s parents bought it for me for my birthday.    It’s a 37 gallon, which has the same footprint as a 29g, but is taller.  It … Continue reading

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New Paphiopedilums

Earlier this year, we joined the American Orchid Society, and as part of our two-year membership, we got a coupon for $30 off any order of $100 or more from a list of orchid vendors. We finally got around to … Continue reading

Posted in 54g corner bowfront, Orchids, Paphiopedilum bullenianum, Paphiopedilum dayanum, Paphiopedilum javanicum, Paphiopedilum niveum, Paphiopedilum primulinum, Paphiopedilum victoria-regina | Comments Off

Repotting mini-phals

Tonight I repotted our three mini-phals (Phal. I-Hsin Symphony, Phal. Sogo Vivien, and Dtps. Sogo Yenlin) into “semi-hydro“, using PrimeAgra as the medium. It was really easy to do. I removed the sphagnum moss they had been potted in (getting … Continue reading

Posted in Doritaenopsis Sogo Yenlin M-P0667, Phalaenopsis I-Hsin Symphony, Phalaenopsis Sogo Vivien M-P0398 | Comments Off