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Oncidium Speckeled Spire ‘Snowflake’ is in bloom

I purchased an Oncidium Speckeled Spire ‘Snowflake’ from Brookside Orchids at the Pacific Orchid and Garden Exposition in San Francisco on February 24, 2017, and it is now in bloom.  It has a three-foot spike, with over 50 flowers.  I actually have two of … Continue reading

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Oncidium Vulcanicum

I purchased this Oncidium Vulcanicum from Ecuagenera during the Santa Barbara Orchid Show on March 9, 2018.  When I got home and examined the plant closely, it split into two plants, so I potted each one in a 3″ pot.  This one, the front division, initially … Continue reading

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Oncidium Heaven Scent ‘Redolence’ is in bloom.

I purchased this Oncidium Heaven Scent ‘Redolence’ plant from Gold Country Orchids at the San Jose Orchid Exposition in the first week of June 2015.  It sits in the upper shelf of the east window of the orchid room, and seems to like it … Continue reading

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Oncidium Velutinum

I purchased this Oncidium Velutinum from the Louisiana Orchid Connection, selling through eBay as laorchidjohn, on January 14, 2018.  It is more commonly known as tolumnia velutinum, and needs bright light and intermediate-to-warm temperatures.  It is my first tolumnia — I was … Continue reading

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Oncidium Wildcat ‘Golden Red Star’

My Oncidium Wildcat ‘Golden Red Star’ is in bloom.  I have had this plant for some time, but this is the first time it has been entered into this blog.  Unfortunately, I cannot remember where I got it.  It was … Continue reading

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Oncidium Tsiku Marguerite ‘#2’ is in bloom

My Oncidium Tsiku Marguerite ‘#2’ is in bloom.  I purchased this from Al’s Orchid Greenhouse in Virginia, in July of 2015.  Initially planted in S/H, I transferred it to a bark mix last year, placed it on the bottom shelf on the west side … Continue reading

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Oncidium Wild Willy

I purchased this Oncidium Wild Willy at the Gold Country Orchids Open House on October 28, 2017.  I again found it by digging through Alan’s large collection of plants.  I liked the dramatic color change in the flowers, and, except for some … Continue reading

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