Find a bright, indirect light spot for your Phalaenopsis
Allow the top inch of the potting mix to dry before watering to prevent waterlogging.
Maintain a consistent temperature range between 65-75°F (18-24°C) during the day and above 60°F (15°C) at night.
Aim for a humidity level of 50-70%.Consider placing a tray of water nearby if the water is dry.
Resist Immediate Repotting:
Give your new orchid time to acclimate before considering any repotting.
Hold off on fertilizing for the first few weeks. Then use a balanced orchid fertilizer, following package instructions.
Remove any spent blooms or damaged leaves with clean, sharp scissors
Avoid Drastic Temperature Changes:
Shield your orchid from sudden temperature changes, to maintain a stable environment.
Inspect for Pests:
If you notice any unwelcome guests, address them promptly.
Enjoy the Initial Bloom:
Patience is key before encouraging new blooms.
Use this care guide on how to take care of a Phalaenopsis and its graceful beauty.