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Seeking Family for Oncidium Cabramatta

I have been searching online for a familiar face that is related to my Cabramatta, so named because I bought it at the side of the road in that suburb.   125 more words


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.  43 more words


Tolumnia Bravo 'Nalo Beauty'

A pretty little Tolumnia with 1″ (2.5 cm) white flowers and variable dark markings on a tall spike. Blooming in a tiny  1.5″ inch (3.5 cm) thumb-pot this orchid likes regular watering and bright light and is deliciously fragrant. 32 more words


Nelly Isler update: we have signs of life!

For those of you who have been following my blog for a while, you’ll know I have had problems with my Nelly Isler orchid. I have tried various different methods to revive her to no avail. 135 more words

Orchid SOS

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