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February 16



There hangs an orchid on the wall

Yellow flowers not shy at all

Looking closely I’m sure you’ll see

Beauty even though they are small… 53 more words

Horticulture Poem

Oncidium Velutinum

I purchased this Oncidium Velutinum from the Louisiana Orchid Connection, selling through eBay as laorchidjohn, on January 14, 2018.  It is more commonly known as tolumnia velutinum, and needs bright light and intermediate-to-warm temperatures.  34 more words


Oncidium Wildcat 'Golden Red Star'

My Oncidium Wildcat ‘Golden Red Star’ is in bloom.  I have had this plant for some time, but this is the first time it has been entered into this blog.  95 more words


Oncidium Tsiku Marguerite ‘#2’ is in bloom

My Oncidium Tsiku Marguerite ‘#2’ is in bloom.  I purchased this from Al’s Orchid Greenhouse in Virginia, in July of 2015.  Initially planted in S/H, I transferred it to a bark mix last year, placed it on the bottom shelf on the west side of the solarium, and it has thrived there.  11 more words


Oncidium Wild Willy

I purchased this Oncidium Wild Willy at the Gold Country Orchids Open House on October 28, 2017.  I again found it by digging through Alan’s large collection of plants.   48 more words


Dancing Lady orchid

Many Oncidium ‘Dancing Lady’ orchids are mainly yellow, but ours is kind of brown maroon with the lower half of the labellum is yellow. Perhaps it is Oncidium ‘Sharry Baby’ cross. 31 more words

My Garden

Oncidium Heaven Scent 'Redolence' is in bloom

 I purchased this Oncidium Heaven Scent ‘Redolence’ plant from Gold Country Orchids at the San Jose Orchid Exposition in the first week of June 2015.  It sits in the upper shelf of the east window of the orchid room, and seems to like it there.   26 more words