Looking after orchids

Alan Titchmarsh gives his advice on caring for moth orchids, including watering and tips for pruning after flowering, in this video guide.

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In this video guide, Alan Titchmarsh explains how easy it is to look after moth orchids (Phalaenopsis). He explains how to water plants correctly and gives tips on pruning once all the flowers have dropped off, to encourage more to grow. 

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