How to avoid the scorched tip of orchids?

Published: 2024-05-21 Author: mysheen
Last Updated: 2024/05/21, How to avoid the scorched tip of orchids?

Orchids can be said to be a well-deserved model of elegance in the flower industry, and orchids often appear in the planting process, so how to avoid orchids scorched tips.

The cause of the scorched tip of orchid and its solving measures:

1. Excessive fertilization

If excessive fertilization is applied, it will cause the excess nutrients in the orchid to condense at the top of the orchid leaves, thus causing the orchid to scorch.

Solution: do not use high concentration of fertilizer, do not spray any, usually water the orchid provides enough nutrients to support its normal growth.

If you think your orchid needs fertilization, you can apply some thin fertilizer or use some slow-release fertilizer.

2. Insufficient humidity

The coke tip is not only underwatered and the soil in the basin is too dry, but also has a lot to do with low air humidity. When there is an imbalance between water supply and demand in the leaves of orchids, it is easy to lead to the scorched tip of orchids.

Solution: if the orchid is maintained indoors, this is unlikely to happen, but if the orchid is kept outdoors, the orchid is likely to become scorched due to the poor humidity of the outdoor air.

In this case, it is necessary to immediately cut off the scorched leaves, and then spray some water into the air around the orchid to improve the air humidity.

3. Improper lighting

If you do not pay attention to proper shading in summer, the sunlight intensity received by orchids will be too high, causing the leaves to be scorched.

Accordingly, if the orchid is kept in a shady place for a long time, the leaves of the orchid will become thin and weak, and when the orchid is exposed to sunlight, the leaves are likely to zoom immediately.

Solution: orchids must be given proper sunlight, too little or too little is not conducive to its normal growth, can be maintained in places with astigmatism, pay attention to proper shading in summer, and can be maintained in the sun in the weak spring and autumn season.