Orchid Mix: The Superior Structural Mix for Your Orchids

Discover the secret to thriving orchids with Rocky Point's Orchid Mix, a premium blend designed for both epiphytic and terrestrial varieties. Available in convenient 30L bags, this mix is favored by professional growers for creating the perfect conditions for orchid health and beauty.

Features and Benefits

  • Ideal for Various Orchid Types: Perfectly formulated for Cattleyas, Phalaenopsis, Dendrobiums, Oncidiums, and Cymbidiums.
  • Added Nutrients: Enriched with trace elements and minerals to support robust growth.
  • Lightweight Composition: A long-term growing mix that ensures proper air and water flow.
  • Professional Grade Quality: Trusted by experts and certified to Australian Standards 3743 for Regular Grade Potting Mix.

How to Use

  1. Select a pot that fits the root system with room for two years of growth, ensuring it has adequate drainage.
  2. Remove the orchid from its old pot, clear away old mix/media, and trim any soft dead roots.
  3. Place a layer of Orchid Mix at the bottom of the new pot and situate the orchid in the center.
  4. Gently work the Orchid Mix between the roots, tapping the pot to settle the mix evenly.
  5. Fill to within 10 mm of the pot's top, press down gently, water lightly, and place in a well-ventilated spot.

Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For

Rocky Point Orchid Mix is ideal for orchid enthusiasts who seek a reliable and easy-to-use solution for both indoor and outdoor settings. Its versatility makes it suitable for a wide range of orchid species, providing the right balance of drainage and nutrient retention.

Notes from Aqua Gardening

  • Always check your orchid's specific light and shade requirements for optimal growth.
  • For indoor orchids, ensure they are placed in a well-ventilated area to prevent disease.
  • Be cautious not to overwater, as orchids prefer a drier environment.


Can I use Orchid Mix for other plants?

While specifically designed for orchids, it may be suitable for other plants requiring similar drainage and aeration.

Do I need to add fertilizer to the Orchid Mix?

No, the mix already contains essential trace elements and minerals, but you may supplement with orchid-specific fertilizer during the growing season.

How often should I repot my orchids using Orchid Mix?

Typically, orchids should be repotted every 1-2 years or when the mix breaks down.

Is Orchid Mix ready to use straight from the bag?

Yes, it's pre-mixed and ready for immediate use, no additional ingredients needed.

What size bag is available?

Rocky Point Orchid Mix is available in 30L bags, perfect for several repottings or multiple orchids.

Can I plant orchids outside with this mix?

Yes, choose a shaded, well-ventilated spot away from direct hot sun, and use the mix to create a supportive mound for planting.

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