Phalaenopsis is commonly known as Moon Orchid or Moth Orchid.
It is native to Australia, Indonesia and surrounding islands.
Major Phalaenopsis growing countries in the world are Netherlands, Germany, China, Taiwan, United States and Japan.
Major Phalaenopsis growing areas in India are Nilgiri and Tamil Nadu.
Flowers are the most economically important part of Phalaenopsis
Phalaenopsis are typically cultivated in warm temperature.
Phalaenopsis requires high humidity (60-70%) and low light of 12,000 to 20,000 lux.
It requires a temperature of 20˚C-35˚C.
Phalaenopsis plants can be potted in bark, perlite, sphagnum moss or a combination of these.
Potting is usually done every 1-3 years, except plants in sphagnum moss should be re-potted every year.
|Crop Stage||Products||Dosage||Method Of Application||Benefits|
|Fertilizer application||Geoxol.COM||15 kg / hectare / application with basal fertilizer, if soil organic carbon (more than/equal to 0.5%) and bulk denisty (less than or equal to 1.6 g/cm3)||Soil Application||Rejuvenates soil for sustainable growth of crops|
|With organic manure||Mycoxol4G||500 g / hectare / application, if soil pH (less than /equal to 7.5) and availale P (more than /equalto 15 kg/ha)||Soil Application||Reduces incidence of soil borne diseases, improves availability of phosphorous and other micronutrients|
|Deficiency of Zinc||Nutrin Zn||650 g / hectare / application, if soil Zn (less than 0.6 ppm), repeat application is recommended based on deficiency||Foliar Application||Corrects Zinc deficiency|
|Deficiency of Iron||Nutrin Fe||650 g / hectare / application, if soil Fe (less than 4.5 ppm), repeat application is recommended based on deficiency||Foliar Application||Corrects Iron deficiency|
|After Pruning||PeakMAX||1000 ml / hectare / application||Foliar Application||Improves vegetative growth and reduces disease pressure|
|After Pruning||PeakMAX||1500 ml / hectare /application||Soil Drenching||Improves vegetative growth and reduces disease pressure|
|Pre-flowering||Nutrin Combo||"650g / hectare / application, "||Foliar Application||Fulfills micronutrient requirements|
|Pre-flowering||Silixol||1000 ml / hectare / application||Foliar Application||Stimulates plant growth|
|Bud development||PeakMAX||1000 ml / hectare / application||Foliar Application||Optimizes growth and reduces disease pressure|
|Bud development||PeakMAX||1500 ml / hectare / application||Soil Drenching||Optimizes growth and reduces disease pressure|
|Bud development||CalSi-B++||650 ml / hectare / application||Foliar Application||Optimizes source sink relation|
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