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Laelia Lucasiana is in bloom

I purchased this Laelia Lucasiana on my visit to SLO Garden Orchids in Arroyo Grande on September 13, 2015.  One division of the original plant has been placed in the west window of the orchid room, and has done well.  It has two new … Continue reading

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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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Laelia Lucasiana is in bloom

I transferred my Laelia Lucasiana, which had been growing in the middle table in the orchid room to the solarium in late May.  This orchid, which I purchased on my visit to SLO Garden Orchids in Arroyo Grande on September 13, 2015, … Continue reading

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Laelia Pastoral Symphony ‘Lassen’

I purchased this Laelia Pastoral Symphony ‘Lassen’ from Gold Country Orchids on January 14th.  I was looking at a similar species Laelia and it was suggested that this one was a similar hybrid, and was easier to bloom.  I is a large … 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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Laelia Lucasiana

I purchased this Laelia Lucasiana on my visit to SLO Garden Orchids in Arroyo Grande on September 13th.  It was hanging very high on a cylindrical hanger (He made them from construction wire, formed into a 30 inch diameter cylinder). … Continue reading

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Laelia Ipanema Beach

I received this Laelia as a gift in my order from Fred Clarke at Sunset Valley Orchids. It is a Laelia Briegeri ‘Star of Brazil’ HCC/AOS x Laelia Tenebrosa v. alba ‘Thonhauser’s Treasure’.  The free gift is one reason I … Continue reading

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