Monthly Archives: September 2015
I purchased this Wilsonara Castle Issa ‘Hilo Bay’ on eBay in early September. It has now started to bloom, with 18 flowers distributed over two spikes. The maroon over white pattern is very nice.
I used the 3d printer at work yesterday and today to make two items that will improve operations in the orchid room. The first is a screen for the 3/4″ PVC pipe that is used to drain the trays. This … Continue reading
This Cirrhopetalum Makoyanum was a gift from Rudy at SLO Garden Orchids, where I visited on September 13th. I had purchased six orchids, and he gave me this one as a gift. I had told him earlier that I did … Continue reading
It was the blooms that attracted me to this Encyclia Mariae. I purchased this plant from SLO Garden Orchids on September 13th, and I got the one that was in bud. The buds have now opened.
I did some searching on the web last night and have come to the conclusion that I am doing a couple of things wrong with my watering. First, I may be using too much fertilizer. I have wondered about the … Continue reading
I purchased this plant on my visit to SLO Orchids on September 13th. It had a tag with a number, 1793, and we evidently forgot to generate the correct tag for the plant. After emailing Rudy at SLO Orchids, the … Continue reading