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Encyclia (Summer Perfume x Adenocaule v. Kennedy) is in bloom

I purchased this Encyclia (Summer Perfume x Adenocaule v. Kennedy) at the Santa Barbara Orchid Estate in my visit to their open house on July 8th, 2016.  I planted this into a net pot, with a bark mix surrounded by sphagnum … Continue reading

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Encyclia Radiata

I purchased this Encyclia Radiata at Orchids in the Park in San Francisco on July 23rd.  It was nearly out of bloom, but a good plant, and the price was right.  It has three pseudobulbs, one of which has the old … Continue reading

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Panarica (Encyclia) Prismatocarpa

I purchased this Panarica (Encyclia) Prismatocarpa from Cal Orchid when attending their open house on July 8, 2016.  It is a good-sized plant with two new growths, and looks to be blooming size.  I have been looking to add one of … Continue reading

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Encyclia Abbreviala ‘Quincy’

I purchase this Encyclia Abbreviala ‘Quincy’ from Cal Orchid when I visited their open house on July 8th.  It is a pretty little plant, in bloom, and has several new growths.  I noticed the excellent root growth on the plant when … Continue reading

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Encyclia (Summer Perfume x Adenocaule v. Kennedy)

I purchased this Encyclia (Summer Perfume x Adenocaule v. Kennedy) at the Santa Barbara Orchid Estate in my visit to their open house on July 8th.  I looked at this plant for some time before purchasing it, as I couldn’t envision … Continue reading

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Repotting my orchids

I repotted several orchids today. Cattleya Lulu ‘Carmela’, which had suffered from too much fertilizer.  I asked Ray Barkalow about this over email, and he recommended repotting, rather than flushing.  So this orchid was repotted this morning.  Its roots were … Continue reading

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Encyclia Mariae x sib in bloom

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.

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