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A Little Orchid Update

Recently, the orchids have been mostly growing, but there has been a few blooms. More exciting, my husband bought me the above book, The New Encyclopedia of Orchids by Isobyl la Croix… 320 more words

My Orchids

Orchids, orchids and more orchids

Well, winter is over and we have Spring upon us. With Spring comes loads of flowers. Before we visit the garden I will show you all some beautiful orchids flowering in my home at the moment. 99 more words

Aliceara Hilo Ablaze 'Hilo Gold' HCC/AOS

I purchased this Aliceara Hilo Ablaze ‘Hilo Gold’ HCC/AOS from Brookside Orchids in San Francisco at Orchids in the Park on July 23rd.  It is a tall plant with about a dozen blooms, and is planted in a 4″ pot.   49 more words


Oncidium Heaven Scent ‘Redolence’ is in bloom again

I purchased Oncidium Heaven Scent ‘Redolence’ plant from Gold Country Orchids at the San Jose Orchid Exposition in the first week of June of 2015.  It was sitting on the upper shelf of the orchid room in the northeast corner for most of the year, and I noticed a single spike on it during the month of June.

It has now bloomed again.


102 Blooms

First the surprise spike
That grew…and grew…and grew to about a meter and a half. Maybe I should measure to know? And now with branches spanning 40 cm or more the spike seemed soooo slow to show blooms. 331 more words

Oncidium Rosy Sunset 'Rosebud'

Only a small seedling that was very dehydrated, was surprised to see it spike and still manage put out its very first blooms.