Re: Orchid Moss/Nep cuttings

From: Michael Hunt (
Date: Mon Jul 19 1999 - 16:17:31 PDT

Date: Mon, 19 Jul 1999 19:17:31 -0400
From: "Michael Hunt" <>
Message-Id: <aabcdefg2631$foo@default>
Subject: Re: Orchid Moss/Nep cuttings

This sounds like Sun Bulb Co.'s bagged New Zealand sphagnum moss. It is
long fiber sphagnum of high quality and can be used for most Nepenthes
cuttings. Check your bag and see if it doesn't say Sun Bulb.

----- Original Message -----

> !
> . When I went to buy the long fibered
> sphagnum to root them in, the nursery didn't have any, but they did have
> orchid moss. The package said that it is a "blend of high quality
> imported sphagnum moss for growing most orchids and hanging baskets."
> The moss was in strands of about 1" to 3" in most cases. Will this be
> an acceptable medium for rooting the Neps>
> Will

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