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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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Stanhopea Wardii is about to explode!

I purchased this Stanhopea Wardii from Brookside Orchids at Orchids in the Park in San Francisco on July 23rd, 2016.  I bloomed last year with one spike, having six flowers.  It has already bloomed once this year (two weeks ago), but now has three spikes, each … Continue reading

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Stanhopea Tigrina is in bloom

I purchased this Stanhopea Tigrina from the Santa Barbara Orchid Estate in my visit to their open house on July 8, 2016.  It was in bud when I purchased it, and bloomed immediately.  It is now in bloom again, and … Continue reading

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Stanhopea Embreel is in bloom

My Stanhopea Embreel is in bloom — and very fragrant.  I purchased this plant from the Santa Barbara Orchid Estate on July 8th.  It formed the spike about a month ago, and has been steadily growing.  The flowers opened over a 10 … Continue reading

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Stanhopea Wardii is in bloom

I purchased this Stanhopea Wardii from Brookside Orchids at Orchids in the Park in San Francisco on July 23rd.  It had two spikes when I brought it home, and one of the spikes has matured and produced seven blooms.  There is … Continue reading

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Stanhopea Wardii

I purchased this Stanhopea Wardii from Brookside Orchids at Orchids in the Park in San Francisco on July 23rd.  It is a large plant in a 10″ net pot with 10 leaves, one new leaf growth, and two spikes.  It … Continue reading

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Stanhopea Tigrina is in bloom

Stanhopea Tigrina is now in bloom, and stinking up the entire Solarium.  Well, “stinking up” is not quite correct, but the single flower is extremely fragrant, with a strong, but pleasant, smell.  As soon as this goes out of bloom, … Continue reading

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