Cymbidium orchid

How to repot a cymbidium orchid

Find out how to repot a cymbidium orchid in four easy steps.

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At its best
At its best

Plant is not at its best in January

Plant is at its best in February

Plant is at its best in March

Plant is not at its best in April

Plant is not at its best in May

Plant is not at its best in June

Plant is not at its best in July

Plant is not at its best in August

Plant is not at its best in September

Plant is not at its best in October

Plant is not at its best in November

Plant is not at its best in December

To do
To do

Do not To do in January

Do not To do in February

Do not To do in March

Do To do in April

Do not To do in May

Do not To do in June

Do not To do in July

Do not To do in August

Do not To do in September

Do not To do in October

Do not To do in November

Do not To do in December

Cymbidium orchids are spectacular plants that flower in late winter and early spring. Once the existing container is full of roots, and the pseudobulbs (food storage organs) are packed together, it’s a good idea to pot them on into a larger container and give them a fresh zest for life. Or you can split the plant, to create two or three new ones.

Discover how to pot a moth orchid (Phalaenopsis).

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