Monthly Archives: July 2017

Laelia Lucasiana is in bloom again.

I purchased this Laelia Lucasiana on my visit to SLO Garden Orchids in Arroyo Grande on September 13, 2015.  I initially had this planted in semi-hydro, but it did not do well.  When I built out the solarium, I placed it on … Continue reading

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Mediocalcar Decoratum

I purchased this Mediocalcar Decoratum from Cal Orchid on my visit to their open house on July 14, 2017.  I purchased the stick mount from Cal West Tropical Supply at Orchids in the Park in San Francisco on July 22, … Continue reading

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Brassidium Wild Warrior ‘Chieftain’ HCC/AOS

I purchased this Brassidium Wild Warrior ‘Chieftain’ from the Santa Barbara Orchid Estate on my visit to their open house on July 14, 2017.    I found it while digging through hanging plants, and couldn’t resist.  I really don’t have … Continue reading

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Stanhopea Wardii fully in bloom.

Thought I would just post this picture of Stanhopea Wardii fully in bloom.  24 flowers!

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Odontocidium Everglades Elegance ‘Nancy Lee’ HCC/AOS is in bloom again

I purchased this Odontocidium Everglades Elegance ‘Nancy Lee’ HCC/AOS from an eBay vendor while on a riverboat cruising down the Danube River in May of 2015, and it was shipped to me after we got home.  It bloomed in August of 2016, … Continue reading

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Wilsonara Lawless Tristan ‘#1’

I purchased this Wilsonara Lawless Tristan ‘#1’ from the Orchid Zone in my visit to the greenhouses on July 17, 2017.  It was a member of the Tom Perlite collection, and according to the RHS, this orchid was registered in 2004 … Continue reading

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Burrageara Stefan Isler

I purchased this Burrageara Stefan Isler (Floricultura x 20) from the Orchid Zone in my visit to their greenhouses on July 17, 2017.  It is planted in a deteriorating bark mix, but has a nice spike with eight flowers. It … Continue reading

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