I am so sorry this happened to you! What is it potted in? I had repotted the orchid with flowering sticks immediately after procuring. And you know what? You can not prevent your bottom orchid leaves from ultimately turning yellow because this is the natural cycle of an orchid. To produce new leaves, the older ones near the base fall off. I have numerous house plants and know quite a lot of typical plant care. I bought a large orchid on sale, with pinky flowers and a cerise pink/purpley flower part in the middle (sorry for the crude flower part descriptions! It has only been 2 days since I have done this but now one of the top leaf that had the dark spots is turning yellow. Pin. DO NOT seperate the bottom leaves from the main plant… IT WILL KILL THE BABY! But if all the leaves have fallen off in a couple of days, or the new center leaves have rotted/fallen off – and you see the creamy yellow on base of leaves — serious issue and the chances of saving are low but risk of infecting others are high. I let the roots soak for about another month and a half and they looked pretty happy. Two do my oldest Phalaenopsis orchids. Is my orchid ok? Older leaves, over time, will die back naturally as will new leaves appear (shown below). If not, check the roots. Check website of very experienced orchid grower society with lots of pictures – St Augustine Orchid Society. How can I send the pic to you? Causes of Droopy Orchid Leaves In plain and simple terms, the cause of the majority of all droopy and wrinkly orchid leaves is improper moisture levels for your plant. Orchid leaves turn yellowish-green when they're exposed to too much light, because highlight degrades chlorophyll. I now know not to buy the died orchids. If this is true then you should repot it – you can treat it hydrogen peroxide… Do they have that where you live? Shriveled leaves indicate a lack of water to plant tissue. Me and my roommate wanted to buy some flowers and ended up buying some orchids, I had mine for a little longer and it was doing great since i bought it it grew two new flowers and starting on a third. When one fell off, I noticed that the end of the flower had white “hairs” that closely resemble roots. I have a post on keiki’s (there are two different types)…, http://myfirstorchid.wordpress.com/2013/03/30/basal-keikibaby-orchid/. Sorry…that is sad…I have never dealt with a dyed orchid. When i got back – TERRIBLE!!! Thank you for your post on yellow orchid leaves! Normally rot is from overwatering it. Great post! These things don’t show up in an orchid for awhile. If you click on my link on then difference between Monopodial and Symbidial orchids it explains this. But then the top two leaves also turned yellow and now only one is left. Click on my link, “Orchid Leaves Turning Yellow” for more information on this. Kind regards, Just remove it from the decorative pot (of it is in one) and don’t put it back in. Any chance you could send me a picture? I have checked for more bugs and there arnt any. Repotting it while in bloom can cause bud blast and further the blooms from falling because it shocks the orchid. They are great at Vanda’s. It eventually ended up in my kitchen which is very dark but there were inside florescent lights. Also I’ve noticed a little white ‘fur’ on the potting bark….is this a fungal infection? I ordered the clear pots a bit too large. The older one has grown two leaves in the time I’ve had it, roughly one leaf a year. Why are my orchid leaves turning yellow? Near a window? I just did a whole post on your orchid! The 2 bottom leaves are yellow with a tiny bit of brown in a spot shape. For future reference, any advice or feedback you can give one the homemade “fertilizer” my daughter used before giving me the orchid would be appreciated. I removed them out of the sunlight and watered them. Leave it in the inner pot. Q: Why are my orchid leaves turning yellow and drying up? but I don’t see any new growth. Name: Klara Croatia, Europe (Zone 8a) Klara333 Jul 13, 2019 8:47 AM CST . I’ve had my blue mystique orchid for about almost 2 months and I’ve been taking really good care of it, it’s very special to me because my fiance surprised me with it as a gift. Sometimes orchids show signs if suffering months after they were ill treated before. I am afraid that it may be dying…I do not know what to do…. I’m just wondering why in the world will my orchid keep it’s very first leaves? Sometimes pepople use to move their plants outside after winter ane with no shade plants are not ready for Sun and get burned.My Vandas and Ascocendas are inside october-march and when moved on my balcony they are in shade till april to accomodate. Here are a few…. At least you have a few left. I have pictures. . Some of the pseudobulbs are wrinkled and one is damaged. Orchids that are potted in pots without drainage will suffer from root rot from standing water and will die. Initially I watered it when it was in both pots. I cut back the spike and re-potted the plant in moss (it had came in bark). Did you use specific mix for orchids? I washed it with hydrgen peroxide and applied cinnamon. How long have you had it? I am from India. A little side note- I have been feeding them my homemade orchid food and the three that are growing seem to really love it (crushed egg shells sprinkled on top on the potting mixture- for calcium, and organic mollasses- for potassium diluted in water when I water them). It is potter in a pot with drainage hole. I am assuming your plant had some type of fungus and rotted. Any help would be really appreciated. Some of the roots appear to be shriveling. You can cut the current ones back to the base. And look at my post on orchid blooms dying naturally and the one on Bud blast. I will wait to see what happens with the hope that a new leaf will grow once it’s done flowering. Leave it outside of the pot without drainage and don’t put it back. Many orchids such as some Dendrobiums (nobile), Catasetum, Lycastes are deciduous. I have never made my own fertilizer. I have one just now that is very sad. I will take it to a flower shop to repot. I received my orchid last April and I keep it at work. What is wrong with my orchid? I’m not sure if the’re finished. Soon I saw a new stem shooting up. https://myfirstorchid.wordpress.com/2016/08/12/root-rot/, Hello, my orchid is blooming again and new leafs are coming but the leafs are weak and wrinkle and not too green in fact one is yellow. You can treat it with hydrogen peroxide. I really appreciate it. Orchids can’t survive without roots and leaves. Also the dye could be effecting it also right? I water my orchids a few times a month. After about a week I look through the transparent pot at the orchid roots. That was the first time it’s been watered since I got it. A week later, I watered again, but added some fertilizer to the water that a flower shop gave me. One is on aerial roots which look whitish and the other is in rot. How were you watering it? The loss of leaves usually indicate a bigger problem as in root loss or root rot. Orchids like moisture so I have hardened clay marbles (I do not know the English for lecakulor) in the pot the transparent pot is in. I would love to help! I am so sorry this happened to you and I would love to help you out! But honestly is it a little too late for my orchid? First stop watering it. It was doing so well! Our house gets cold near the big bay window my orchids are placed by. Par for the course, so to speak. I had bought an orchid that was on sale because most of it woodchips were spill off so I went home and I add a bit of dirt and mulch from my garden is been 3 weeks now and there is no sign of drying or dying am I ok to had done this or should I do something before it dies?? I have a phalaenopsis which I purchased in late March. Are all the leaves yellow or just the bottom ones? Why does it happens? Unfortunately orchids can survive without any leaves. Can you send a picture to myfirstorchid@gmail.com? I was really happy because she was blooming again and then I realized 3 of her 4 leaves were yellow. I emailed you back and we can figure this out . My first question would be if her homemade coffee ground, eggshell mix is even good for the plant? Over watering your orchid can result in root rot which leads to rapid death of the roots. Thank you for the information. Please help me I got my first orchids a gift from my hubby for a mother’s day but it seems like it’s sick the bottom leaves turning yellow at first and now looks like all are not looking healthy anymore… I send you a message just now with my orchids picture please help me…. Orchids with yellow leaves + Spanish. Meanwhile the other one is still Healthy green leaves but the flowers are starting to droop. In fact, their leaves are sometimes trimmed with scissors to eliminate some of the discoloration (if the whole plants are to be displayed). And pulled the leave off! I trimmed the stem in hope of stopping this from continuing. Like very dry? 2. So it is a great relief to know it is just doing its thing, also question: in another orchid I have the top of the soil is white is that mold? Dry, wrinkled, brittle, or shriveled roots may indicate under-watering. I have only had it for 6 months and it was thriving. Flowers drooping right after you get them is normal because they have probably been in bloom for sometime. If you haven’t repotted your orchid in a couple years, the potting medium may have broken down and become too dense to allow for good drainage. Also the last leaf fell yesterday and I saw there was fungal infection in the roots and also saw some Fungus Gnats over there I assume that it is dead now. (I took pictures, but I can’t figure out how to load them to this comment.). https://myfirstorchid.wordpress.com/2016/08/12/orchid-leaves-all-gone/. I live in London and it’s winter so it’s not the sunniest place but the leaves are a healthy colour green. I went through general checking if soil is too wet or too dry. Can you send me a picture at myfirstorchid@gmail.com. If it was my plant.. Orchids only bloom once a year because they are in a cycle. See more ideas about orchid leaves, growing orchids, orchid care. The one with keiki is half yellow (upper half is still green). The foliage may react to dry room air, or the orchid gets too much sun. The very bottom leaves are yellowing (which I’ve read on your blog is ok) but it’s the top leaves which are looking creased and floppy that worry me. First, repotting orchids while in bloom can “shock” them causing bud blast (which is when orchids looses blooms) I have a link on my blog titled “Bud Blast” for more information. Don’t fret, yet:). Watering instructions can be found in our orchid care video. I had an orchid survive that had one root. Like big drops. Is that due to age or the sunlight or the water? Is there a way you can send me a picture of it myfirstorchid@gmail.com? Neither has a stem as I cut them all away not knowing better. Some grow slower. Whether you can fix wrinkled orchid leaves depends on the severity of the damage. From doing more research, I suspect it may be fungus. Is there anything I should do? In the latter case, there … Now I fear my plant is already dead. And a couple days ago my leaves started turning yellow and falling off they were brown in the bottom and were kind of green and yellow on top and those fell off. https://myfirstorchid.wordpress.com/2016/08/12/252/. Do you wait till it’s very dry before you water it? https://myfirstorchid.wordpress.com/2011/12/28/staking-orchids/. Any advice is greatly appreciated! Log in as an administrator and view the Instagram Feed settings page for more details. Do I just spray it on the yellow/black spots? I recently bought my first phalaenopsis and its one bottom leaf started to yellow. Oh yea they are all gone. The roots are now bright green and I bought an orchid potting mix and repotted it (bark, charcoal, etc) and added some moss as well. Can you send me a pic of them to myfirstorchid@gmail.com? Ive had her for about a little over a month. Its becoming soft and I can see the inside of the leaf; a bit transparent. I am shocked the nursery did this. Thank you for this blog! Some grow faster. Will the stem grow roots as well? You can ask a question by clicking their help link. I just bought a pot of orchard last week and the leaves which are near to the stem part started to turn yellow. Here is a link to the American Orchid Society that explains it more in depth…. View our privacy policy and terms of use. Then we get them, they begin to suffer and we think we have hurt an orchid when actually it was all the stuff that happened to it before we got it. Do you have air conditioning? I mist it often and it looks happy. The flowers falling off is a normal thing. You can also send me a picture of it at myfirstorchid@gmail.com and I can take a look at it. It is a phal orchid and has beautiful white flowers. Hmmmm well your watering correctly (letting water pour threw it and not letting it sit in standing water) and the light seems ok. The plants are located in the bathtub where they get sun daily from the south and west window. Had watered once a week n the roots is still looking good I guess. Is this a normal thing or is it because it was too dark or did it get an infection from being outside or maybe too much watering? Then next thing I knew the whole plant turned yellow. Goodmorning, One of 2 stems has turned yellow though the is a sprout 2 palms long that is still green, is there still hope to recover please? http://myfirstorchid.wordpress.com/2012/02/11/orchid-disaster/, How to water It sounds like it’s growing which is good. However, the orchid was in bloom so I waited to re-pot it until the blooms began to fall. Thank you that is most helpful , never used to like orchids and fell in love with them about 7 years ago and they always bloom twice a year it’s just 2 we’re loosing at the same time and I would hate to loose them. Much appreciated. It is ok! Then I would repot it immediately so it gets fresh new soil. ©My First Orchid [2010-2018]. Also the tip of one of the leaves is turning yellow. Heavenly Hannah ha!! I got my first phalenopsis orchid with me gifted by my friend just 3 months ago. I am not worried at all about the bottom leaves but the other ones may be trouble…. You can also get them from Office Depot or any Office supply store… The ones repotme sells are normal peanuts – nothing special about them so you can get them anywhere. The plants are located in the bathtub where they get sun daily from the south and west window. Can you please advise me ? The rest of the buds are also not very healthy, which it appeared to be two days back. That normally wouldn’t hurt them? Currently it’s not putting up leaves and is instead focusing on roots (I had a bad case of root rot that it’s starting to recover from now that I’ve repotted it). Today I noticed the stems have water around the notches, does that mean I am watering it too much or not enough or is that normal? Recently I went away for about 4 weeks due to a bathroom renovations and came back to find most of my phalaenopsis orchids had very limp leaves and where starting to look almost liquid-like inside and translucent. But it was way to far gone. Is the keiki way up high on the orchid’s bloom shoot/spike or below at the base root of the orchid? Southern blight, collar rot most likely especially if the roots were green and not dried up. It does look like there is extensive root rot too. So I trimmed off the dead stems, the leaves already fell off. I read ur blog, would you still recommend getoffme for scales or something else? The buds dropping is called “bud blast” – I have a link on my blog titled this. Leave it in the inner pot. my first orchid and Im kinda freaking out because one by one the leaves are turning yellow and falling off. And what to do with keiki sine it still looks fine and green however it is not very big. I think I should have repotted before she started to bloom (she has a lot of air roots) but now, from what I understand it is too dangerous.. or maybe I have watered it wrong. Make sure it’s potted in a singular pot (not two pots) with a drainage hole and only water when it’s VERY dry. I would have to see a picture to see exactly what you are talking about but here are three links to follow. I would cut the remaining stem off because your plant is giving all its nutrients to those flowers and hope it grows a new leaf. I’m new at this and am concerned when I see something like that, Thank you for your input on yellow and spotted leaves. But fertilizer helps orchids grow bigger and better leaves, roots and blooms. 1. Normally this is between Thanksgiving and sometime ending near March. But am interested in the tray you’re talking about. This is how you treat rot but again you can treat it but don’t water it bc the hydrogen peroxide has water in it. Orchids are moderately demanding to the conditions created for them, many factors influence the growth and development of the flower. Im assuming this is just lack of water but i havent changed the watering schedule, does the bark soil require more watering? Thanks for the comment! A good way to tell if they are too hot outside is to feel their leaves and if the leaves are hot to the touch then your orchid should not be in that location. Also I water my orchids this way… http://myfirstorchid.wordpress.com/2011/10/18/hello-world/, I have a link on dyed orchids here http://myfirstorchid.wordpress.com/2012/07/28/dyed-orchids/. Thanks for the enlightenment. I think mine is completely dead without a doubt. If you have any suggestions it would be greatly appreciated! Extreme Orchid Over Watering Over watering is definitely the most common reason why the leaves on your orchid may be turning yellow. I justa wanted to know if I cut off part of stem with keiki is it possible to save it that way? but its lost all its leaves and now the stem is dying back. You want to treat it with Hydrogen Peroxide solution. I water/feed when it is bone dry about once or twice a month. And then we will know a little more, thankyou for all of the information in this section about yellowing leaves on orchids .mime was a birthday present early september and i was worried but not any more. New posts will not be retrieved. I have had most of them for a year and a couple for over 3 years now. HELP! Previously all but 2 Phaleonopsis have died for me as I did not know how to treat them. It’s lost all of it flowers which isn’t my concern it’s the leaves. Had send you the picture. I read tips online how to care for orchids in summer because i thought may need more water but we have AC and keep it at 68 degrees which is not hot or cold. The pot was only about two inches in diameter. Thanks Hannah. If bottom leaves only and the plant hadn’t been getting adequate nutrients to handle blooming and roots and new leaves, — then they died of old age. Later I may try a Miltonia as they are said not to be difficult either and my daughter has one. Also, last fall I was told to cut the two stalks back, after the orchid was done blooming. Let your orchid dry out before watering it again and then water as shown on the link above. You can wait till the blooms naturally fall off before repotting it you like…, I don’t remember if I responded about how to water it. If I continue to correctly care for it the same way I do my healthy orchid, will it come back? https://myfirstorchid.wordpress.com/2016/08/12/hello-world/. Most likely it was overwatered before you got an experienced “root rot.”. Below we will walk through some common causes of yellowing orchid leaves and what, if anything, you should do about them. Sunburn, heat or cold damage, and active infections are irreversible. Shoot me an email with the pics at myfirstorchid@gmail.com and I should be able to tell you. hello friend as i am staying in chennai india climate is too hot so i am watering it daily and the shop from wher i brought it thy told to water it twice a day . Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Sounds like Bud Blast and it can be caused by a variety of things: https://myfirstorchid.com/2016/08/12/bud-blast-2/. But don’t DO anything yet without Hannah’s (or an actual expert’s) aproval! You can also use cinnamon (the common household spice) and sprinkle it on the effected areas because it is a natural fungicide. Should I re-pot? I feel it is healthy, but just wanted to be sure. How do you water it? If you want to send me pictures … That helps me better answer your questions… At myfirstorchid@gmail.com. I would love to help! Hi Hanna, I have a mini orchid for 2 or 3 years now. (I am guessing that the question is specifically in regard to the orchids in the picture.) Rest of leaves are soft and wrinkly, doesn’t seem good. Can you send me a pic of that? When I came to work on Monday and found the bottom leaf turning yellow I was shocked. Cutting a bloom stem back Should I be concerned, or is it the same process that you have mentioned in this post? I would love to help! yes all leaves are gone. This also helps transfer the orchids energy to growing new leaves and new roots. Experts recommend following a weekly, weakly schedule when it comes to feeding. Does it have a drainage hole? Is it potted in a pot with a drainage hole? The roots are brown and some are green. I was away for a month and I left to my husband. there are only two left and i fear she wont sprout any more…help please!!! What could the problem be with this orchid? I water it with ice cubes about every 2 weeks depending if it seemed like it needed it. You can send the picture to myfirstorchid@gmail.com. I had an orchid bought for me three weeks ago. Will it shed an old one any time soon, or will shedding the diseased leaf throw it off its cycle? Make sure you are only watering it when it’s very dry…, I bought a dying Orchid…I repotted it and Fertilized and foot fed it. She had it for a good week or so at her home before mother’s day. Now i check that the moss are dried before watering else it’s a weekly matters. hello Yesterday I was alarmed to see the bottom leaf had turned almost completely yellow. Once the flowers dropped I reported it in a new clear pit with lots of drainage. The stems and leaves all dying off. Thanks! Can I as you a few questions. We help Maryland residents grow! I am urgently looking for help. Please advice. I currently have it just sitting just in the clear pot over a drainage tray. You can use glass gems but I like the peanuts because many times the orchids roots grow straight through them and they are more malleable. Orchids can’t survive without leaves. One dropped 2 leaves (2 healthy green ones remain), and gave 2 blossoming cycles. But within a few days the blooms started falling. My second question is, my fiance bought a Cymbidium stem with yellow flowers at a flower shop and I cut the end into a spear shape to absorb lots of water. How often and how much? potted in peat moss really really tight. My First Orchid © 2018. Repeat. What is happening? Did you send a picture of the keiki? I would love to help. Yellowing leaves on your orchid could indicate the end of the natural life cycle. Is it to late to save it? It means your orchid is following natures cues and preparing for new growth. i just got a phal orchid two days ago.i noticed she has a leaf turning yellow and two others with a yellowish tint. She assured me the site said it was good for any and all flowering plants. What should i do, i dont want it to die as it was brought my mother when i had my first child? : ). Yes you spray it on the spots and pour it on the roots if they are rotting too. Your watering it totally fine. Hello! Shall I pull them out or let them live? Most orchids bloom once per year, for an extended period of time. On the bottom of them (3 leaves) was something black. You can always send me a picture at myfirstorchid@gmail.com and I can take a look. It only has four leaves and now two are yellow/red. Make sure it’s potted in a singular pot (not two pots) with a drainage hole and only water when it’s VERY dry. I was continously fertlizing the plant kept in a dripping plastic container, which as supposed to release the liquid fertlizer drop by drop. For an orchid to suffer, at all, this quickly would have to be from before you got it (you only have had it for two days). It was dead and mushy and no good to try and save. Pictures sent. Mahalo, Hannah, for this post! Can you send me a picture at myfirstorchid@gmail.com. I would repot it in orchid specific mix. And will look forward to more if your posts and help. It has 14 flowers. Also are the pest gone? Then water like normal after its dry again. Does your orchid pot have drainage holes on the bottom? 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