Monthly Archives: August 2017

Odontioda Marside (Odontioda Ingmar x Odontioda Wearside Pattern)

I was given this Odontioda Marside (Odontioda Ingmar x Odontioda Wearside Pattern) by Bob Hamilton on my visit to his greenhouse on August 30, 2017.  It has a “Golden Gate” Orchids tag on it, and the only information I can find … Continue reading

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Odontioda Taw ‘Remembrance’ AM/AOS

I obtained this Odontioda Taw ‘Remembrance’ AM/AOS from Bob Hamilton on my visit to his greenhouse on August 30, 2017.  [I note that I already have a seedling-sized Taw from Bob that I obtained on May 14, 2016.]  This plant has four … Continue reading

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Rhyncostele Bic-Ross ‘John Leathers’ 4N x Cyrtochilum Leopoldianum

I obtained this Rhyncostele Bic-Ross ‘John Leathers’ 4N x Cyrtochilum Leopoldianum from Bob Hamilton on my visit to his greenhouse on August 30, 2017.  When I first saw this plant, I thought Miltonia-Hybrid, but it is more complicated than that — … Continue reading

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Caucaea Phalaenopsis

I obtained this Caucaea Phalaenopsis from Bob Hamilton on my visit to his greenhouse on August 30, 2017.  This is a new world species growing in Ecuador at elevations above 8,000 ft.  It is therefore a cool growing species, needing … Continue reading

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Vuylstekeara Nova. (Oda Samares x Miltonia spectabilis var alba)

I obtained this Vuylstekeara Nova. (Oda Samares x Miltonia spectabilis var alba) from Bob Hamilton on my visit to his greenhouse on August 30, 2017.  It is a beautiful white with yellow on the lip and quickly caught my eye.  I … Continue reading

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Odontoglossom (Odontoglossom Summit ‘Royality’ x Crystal Palace ‘Edgelight’)

I acquired this Odontoglossom (Odontoglossom Summit ‘Royality’ x Crystal Palace ‘Edgelight’) from Bob Hamilton on my visit to his greenhouse on August 30, 2017.  I has three pseudobulbs, a three-foot spike with 16 buds/flowers, and is planted in bark.  It is … Continue reading

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Wilsonara Debra Atwood ‘Mauna Kea’ is in bloom

I purchased this Wilsonara Debra Atwood ‘Mauna Kea’ from the Orchid Zone on my visit to their greenhouse on Monday, July 17th.  It is part of the Tom Perlite collection, and I purchased it only because it was such a healthy looking … Continue reading

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