Thursday, May 27, 2010

Scientific American: The Other Orchid Thief...

Not long following my previous post I was contacted by Daniel Grushkin, writer for Scientific American, to assist him in preparing his next article. He had found my blog entry regarding the orchid virus while searching for keywords and was curious to learn about my mishap.

To read the intersting article, visit

Update: I have so far lost 5 phalaenopsis and the list might be growing as I keep watch on this devasting culprit.


  1. Hi Colette, Great blog. The Master Gardeners of Niagara just posted a link to your blog on their facebook page. Congrats on being sought out by Scientific America but sad to hear about the virus.

  2. Hi Earthbound and thanks for your comments and visiting! I will be posting some interesting results of some virus tests shortly...