How to Pollinate Orchids?

Answer Orchid propagation is big business. Orchids are found in most areas of the world from high alpine zones to desert flats. The flowers are in such high demand for their beauty and uniqueness that the... Read More »

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How to Care for Phalenopsis Orchids (Moth Orchids)?

The most common orchid acquired by people is the Phalaenopsis orchid. Unfortunately, these are often discarded after the flowers fall off. With proper care, your orchid can flower multiple times a ... Read More »

What does"pollinate"mean?

Pollen grains released by plants contain cells called gametophytes, male cells that can produce sperm to fertilize an ovule or female sex cell. Transferring pollen to the part of the plant that con... Read More »

How do I pollinate flowers?

Pollinate tomatoes and similar self-pollinating flowers by shaking or vibrating the stem of the plant for a few seconds. One method is to hold the vibrating end of an electric toothbrush against th... Read More »

How Do Pea Plants Normally Pollinate?

Pea plants can pollinate in two ways, self-pollination and cross pollination. The ability of the pea plant to successfully cross-pollinate was an important factor in early discoveries in genetics. ... Read More »