Orchid doctor

GREEN POD CULTURE: Harvesting Time in Days

Culture Orchid Doctor

by Robert M. Hamilton (Compiler)

Originally published in The Orchid Doctor in 1980 and 1988

Posted by Sys Admin over 2 years ago.

Article Blog   Article Index
Aerides 90, Brassavola 90-100, Broughtonia 30-45, Cattleya bifoliates 90; Cattleya unifoliates 120-135; Dend. nobile hybrids 90-100; others 60-75; Doritaenopsis hybrids 90-100; Epidendrums 150-165; Oncidiums 60-75; Phalaenopsis 90-100; Vandaa. 90-120. Fitch,All about orchids (1981)-203
Share on Social Media:  
Log in to Add a Comment

More The Orchid Doctor Articles under the Heading Green Pod Culture

Green Pod Culture Comments
GREEN POD CULTURE: Harvesting Times The time saved by comparison with seed culture is six to eight months; the optimum harvesting times for a long list of hybrids and species is given; refer to A76-305+; OD68-207 0
GREEN POD CULTURE: Method Surface sterilize the pod with 0.5% sodium hypochlorite for 20 minutes; cut open with a sterile knife; scrape out seed with sterile loop into Knudson-C agar or other nutrient solution; place in incubator for two months; transfer to light until differentiated, then transfer onto fresh agar, then treat as germinated dry seed. A72-1096 0
GREEN POD CULTURE: Of Phalaenopsis Technique; medium; culturing done 75 days after pollination of doritis and 85 for phalaenopsis; A62-819+; for embryo culture refer to A60-518 0
GREEN POD CULTURE: Time for Pod to Remain on Plant 100 days after pollination is sufficient for many genera. A65-909; A75-803 0
GREEN POD CULTURE: Time to Remove Wait till the flower end starts to turn yellow; aspasias, brassias and odontoglossums are long in ripening, up to ten months; many pods are lost because pods are removed too soon. OD77-101 0

New Topics

  1. William Schinella asked question I want to know how to name this plant in category General Discussion
  2. John Marmaro asked question Availability of a particular primary hybrid in category Cattleya Alliance
  3. Jerri campbell asked question Identify this plant. in category Cattleya Alliance
  4. Richard Whyte asked question unable to add orchid to my collection in category General Discussion
  5. Picture 1 Michael Pye asked question Labels in category OrchidWiz

New Comments

  1. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "I want to know how to name this plant" by William Schinella
  2. 92f7c225 2490 4d3b 822c 2f4b8f30d6b8 Mary Lane commented on member plant Ons. Wildcat var. Golden Red Star by Mary Lane
  3. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "Availability of a particular primary hybrid" by John Marmaro
  4. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "Identify this plant. " by Jerri campbell
  5. Image Carol Holdren commented on member plant Den. chrysanthum var. ? no idea, or if this is a cross by Richard Whyte
  6. Richard Whyte commented on topic "unable to add orchid to my collection" by Richard Whyte
  7. 00100lportrait 00100 burst20190402193145369 cover Sally Guan commented on member plant Den. delicatum by Sally Guan
  8. Bio Alex Maximiano commented on topic "Labels" by Michael Pye
  9. Image Carol Holdren commented on member plant Phal. Yu Pin Easter Island var. 619 by Mary Lane
  10. 92f7c225 2490 4d3b 822c 2f4b8f30d6b8 Mary Lane commented on member plant Phal. OX Golden Apple ''Honeycrisp"' by William Gorski