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Indoor plant of the month: Micro moth orchid

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Being smaller, they need less space to grow, as long as they receive bright, indirect light. They also need less water – one ice cube a week melted over the roots compared to three ice cubes a week for full-sized orchids – and less plant food.

For a spectacular show, put three micro orchids in a pot or plant with a full-sized orchid for an interesting contrast in flower sizes.

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