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CYPRESS CHIPS: As Potting Medium

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by Robert M. Hamilton (Compiler)

Originally published in The Orchid Doctor in 1980 and 1988

Posted by Sys Admin about 3 years ago.

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Like redwood fiber it decays slower than fir bark and a 20-20-20 fertilizer should be adequate, used at rate of 1 pound to 100 gallons water per month. A84-1180

The medium sized chips might be successful if fertilized with 30-10-10 at ltpg., but better add a pinch of osmunda or coarse peat. A81-1311

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