Seagrove Orchid Supply Page
Your Orchid Supply Source North Carolina
orchidlinda at rtmc.net (336-879-6677)
We are open Friday and Saturday 10:00am to 5:00pm , other day visits can be arranged by appointment.
Orchid Potting Material and Mixes
Orchid Corks. Add a whimsical touch to your orchid growing in baskets. Wine corks help to secure baby Vandas in the baskets until the get an established root system. Can be used in the bottom of orchid pots for extra aeration. Looks great! Assorted types, synthetic and natural. Orchids don't mind. Fun to look at all of the different brands of wines in every bag. 100+ corks included! $8.00
--Diatomite: Hobby bag of this moisture holding clay like rock. Good for orchids and for bonsai growers. 9 x 12 zip bag full of diatomite for potting any orchids that like to remain moist longer or for an additional to your traditional mix to help it stay moist longer between waterings. Diatomite is High in Silica, Absorbent, Porous, Long Lasting, Environmentally Friendly, pH Neutral, Sterilized, and Natural, all factors necessary for healthy plants, while still being cost effective for the grower. Diatomite is inert and will not break down or decompose like other growing mediums. When dry, diatomite is extremely lightweight, making it ideal for plant shipping purposes. This diatomite is mined from freshwater sources and has no high content of salt. Medium size pieces 12 cups $12.00 I also have a limited supply of the Large size pieces, same price.
Diatomite-Fine size is perfect for 2 inch pot size and smaller or an added implement for 4 inch pot mixes. Medium size is 1/4 to 3/4 inch pieces. Hobby Bag holds 12 generous cups of product. $12.00 Bonsai growers add this to their mixes!
New Cary Pottery Bulb pans. Crafted with Orchids in mind. Adequate drainage and shallow pots are perfect for mini Cattleyas, creeping orchids like Epidendrums, Bulbophyllums, and most small growing orchids. Pot size 4 inch around and heights vary from 3 inches to 4 inches tall. Colors are mocha chocolate with some to none varying degrees of gunmetal coloration. Patterns vary in all pots. Since they are hand crafted, no two are the same. A very organic look with rustic top edges. These orchid pots are limited at $15.00 each.
Dragonfly Clips Another way to make your orchid staking tasks easier. Clear (non distracting from orchid blooms) plastic dragonfly clips come in clear only. 10 clips $4.00
Metal pot hangers. 6 inch tall clamp with hook hanger makes hanging clay pots super easy! $3.00 each. These are heavy quality and hold large pots with ease.
Premade Mounts. Let me know what orchid you are mounting and I will help you select the perfect mount. Mounts vary in materials from cork, hickory, magnolia, or cedar slab. There might even be some cherry wood or persimmon from time to time. 3$ and up.
Split bamboo green 12 inch stakes. Perfect for staking ladyslippers and mini Phals. These stakes make less of an intrusive statement with your orchids. Since the stakes also have less girth they allow your plant clips more room for the orchid stems. Super nice supply. One dozen $4.00
--13-13-13 time release plant food. The slow release will vary based on temperature but 6-8 months of active feed is expected. Packaged in 8.5 ounce twist top bottle. $8.00
Fresh Heat Packs for shipping reptiles, tropical fish, live plants. Provides over 72 hr heat. Environmental friendly materials. After use can be disposed of in normal trash. $4.00 each. (Expiration April 2019) Can easily be added to your existing order orchid at no additional postage.
Clay Pots- 6 inch with slits $6.99
We have many orchid pots on site at the greenhouse. Clay pots are heavy to ship and can be picked up at our greenhouse locations. Call ahead for large orders of 8-10-12 inch clay pots so I may have them waiting for you upon arrival. Inquires welcome. We always have custom hand made pottery at the greenhouse by my local Seagrove Potters.
Seagrove Orchids-Linda Thorne 3451 Brower Mill Road, Seagrove, NC 27341
336-879-6677 or orchidlinda at rtmc.net
Orchid Growers in North Carolina
We are open Friday and Saturday 10:00am to 5:00pm , Sunday visits can be arranged by appointment.