A Guide to Growing Phalaenopsis Orchids

Phalaenopsis, also known as moth orchids, are popular due to their long-lasting flowers and ease of care.

Introduction to Phalaenopsis

Phalaenopsis orchids thrive in bright, indirect sunlight and temperatures between 60-85°F.

Ideal Conditions

Water your orchid when the potting mix begins to dry out, usually about once a week.


Feed your orchid with a balanced orchid fertilizer every two weeks or as recommended by the manufacturer.


Repot your orchid every 2 years, or when the potting mix deteriorates.


Understand the orchid's blooming cycle to ensure beautiful flowers each year.

Blooming Cycle

Monitor for pests like mealybugs and scale, and use insecticidal soap or neem oil to treat infestations.

Pest Control

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