How to care for Cattleya
Light: Part sun, part shade
Place in a window with dappled sun or a spot in the middle of a room. Or directly in a window facing west or east.
Watering need: Medium demand
This plant is somewhat drought-tolerant, so no need to stress too much about it drying up. Make sure to feel the soil before watering: the top layer (about 2 inches) should be dry before giving this plant more water.
Fertilizing need: Medium demand
Plants can't only survive on water, they need nutrients too. To keep your plant nice and thriving, it’s important that you add fertilizer every now and then. You can find more info below how to best fertilize this plants.
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The Best Way to Water Your Cattleya
Orchids do not require very frequent watering, and it's very important that they have excellent drainage so that their roots don't stay wet for long periods of time.
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How to Fertilize Your Cattleya
Like almost all other plants Orchids need nutrients to grow and stay healthy.
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How to Repot Your Cattleya
Like almost all other plants, Orchids require repotting every now and then in order to stay happy and healthy.
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How to Mist Your Cattleya
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