December 9th, 2017

I woke up this morning to the bf saying there’s good news and bad news.

Turns out, the first orchid he bought for me isn’t doing so well. For the past few days, I’ve been looking at it, wondering why this particular bud wasn’t blooming. The moss was wet so maybe too much sun is making it sad? The bottom (bigger) leaves have been droopy for a while and I kept thinking they were gonna fall out since new ones were growing.

New growth doesn’t really scream sad plant, does it?

Anyway, he took the orchid out of its pot and behold, 80% of its roots were rotted/rotting, some just crumbled and fell off. There was even mould growing at the bottom! Due to the lack of roots taking up water, it explains why the moss remained wet with minimal watering.


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