DIY: kokedama with exclusive orchids
How nice is it to take your orchid out of its pot and turn it into a kokedama? This is very well possible since orchids have aerial roots and can therefore grow without potting soil. The pot is really only used to place orchids. Pack the root ball as a kokedama (moss ball) for an even more beautiful styling and natural look. A trendy indoor mini garden with exclusive orchids. Easily done, and a beautiful effect!
DIY: Kokedama with exclusive orchids
You will need:
- Sheet moss
- Winding wire
- Wire cutters
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Get to work:
Carefully remove the Orchid from the plastic pot. As well as Paphiopedilum, you can also use other exclusive orchids of course.
Fold the moss around the roots and try to keep as much of the root ball inside the moss as possible.
Secure the moss by wrapping the wire around it. Keep the moss damp with a plant spray.
Curious about the best way to water your orchid? Also read: 3 ways to water your orchid