Orchid Plants
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Orchids

Zone Pembroke Pines, Florida | jsgubby added on April 9, 2016 | Answered

My orchid is outside. It has a lot of blooms on it but it is getting some white spots on it. What should I do?

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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on April 10, 2016

This could be Mealybug.
If the orchid is in a pot, you should repot the orchid and treat the roots with Neem Oil.
Neem Oil can be used on the leaves of the orchid also.

Here are some links with more information.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/insects/mealybugs-control.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/neem-oil-uses.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/orchids/hardy-orchid-plants.htm

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