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These 6 Phalaenopsis Orchid Photos Will Amaze You

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 10/18/16 8:30 AM

vibrant-phalaneopsis-orchid.jpgNeed some home decor or event inspiration? Take a look at these breathtaking Phalaenopsis orchid photos.


Topics: Orchid Photos, phalenopsis

6 Beautiful Phalaenopsis Orchid Arrangement Ideas

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 10/11/16 8:30 AM

image09.jpgYour Phalaenopsis orchid may come in a pot, but that doesn’t mean it has to stay there. In fact, creating a unique orchid arrangement is one of the best ways to transform your plant from a mere decoration into a statement piece.

Here are six beautiful phalaenopsis orchid arrangement ideas to provide a little inspiration.


Topics: Orchid Arrangements, Phalaenopsis Orchid Arrangement Ideas

6 Ways to Decorate With Anthuriums

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 10/4/16 8:30 AM

image11.jpgWhat if you could enjoy a plant in your home that was beautiful, easy to care for and would flower almost year-round? Sounds pretty good, right?

Well, don’t worry; this isn’t just a tease. Anthuriums really are all of those things—and they may be just what your home décor was missing. To prove it, here are six ways to decorate with anthuriums.


Topics: decorate with anthuriums

5 Interesting Facts About Color and Mood

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 9/27/16 8:30 AM

image08.jpgWe’re surrounded by color every day—from the natural colors of the world around us, to the colors we choose to incorporate in our home and personal style. You probably come across hundreds and hundreds of color variations each day, but the colors you spend the most time around may be having a greater impact on your mood than you realize.

That’s why it’s important to choose the colors in your home intentionally. So before you paint a big accent wall or commit to a specific couch color, consider these five interesting facts about color and mood.


Topics: Orchid Facts, orchid color

Infographic: 7 Orchid Emergencies, Solved

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 9/20/16 9:00 AM

orchid-care-emergencies-resolved.pngWhether you’re a new orchid owner or an experienced grower, sometimes accidents happen to our beloved orchids. Here are seven common orchid emergencies and what to do about them.


Topics: orchid emergencies solved

Slideshow: 3 Simple Orchid Care Tips for Fall

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 9/13/16 8:30 AM

As temperatures begin to cool, keep your orchid looking its best with these three simple care tips for fall.


Topics: Orchid Care, orchid care tips

7 Decorating Tips for Your College Dorm

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 9/6/16 8:30 AM

image07.jpgEven the nicest college dorm rooms are still probably smaller than you’d like them to be. Since decorating a small space often poses its own unique challenges, figuring out how you want to spruce up your home for the next academic year can be overwhelming. Whether you’re a first-semester freshmen or returning for a senior year victory lap, we’ve got you covered with this list of decorating tips for your college dorm.


Topics: dorm, decorating tips

5 Surprising Facts About  Houseplants

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 8/30/16 9:00 AM

image05.jpgWhen you walk through the aisles of your local garden center or florist, or you pass by one of your potted houseplants, do you ever stop to think about how it got there?

Did someone remove the plants from their natural environment, put them in containers and take them to a new location? Or did people develop special growing techniques to perfect small, beautiful seedlings that could easily be tended to inside?

While the history of houseplants might not seem that interesting on the surface, it turns out these domesticated seedlings have an intriguing backstory. Here are five surprising facts about houseplants.


Topics: Orchid Facts

Using Mini Orchids as Memorial Gifts

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 8/23/16 8:30 AM

orchids-as-memorial-giftsWhen someone dies, our first instinct is to send memorial flowers to the family or provide an arrangement for the service. While this tradition is certainly still appreciated, there is a way you can make sure your gift is remembered by the family of the deceased long after the service.


Topics: Mini Orchid, Orchid Gift

Phalaenopsis Orchid Pests: How to Get Rid of Scale

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 8/16/16 8:30 AM

get-rid-of-scaleIt’s an unfortunate fact of orchid ownership: Pests happen. However, a pest infestation doesn’t have to spell disaster for your orchid; with the right awareness and treatment, pests can be quickly dealt with and your orchid can go on to live a long life.


Topics: Orchid Care

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