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Forum: Orchids in Bloom 10-23-2021, 09:42 PM
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Posted By piping plover
LC. MOONWIND ĎMT. MADONNAí (Lc. Eva Shill x Lc. Elizabeth Off)

LC. MOONWIND ĎMT. MADONNAí (Lc. Eva Shill x Lc. Elizabeth Off)

My favorite one. Interesting how the only lead that bloomed this year is the one that escaped to the satellite clay pot attached to...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 10-02-2021, 12:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By piping plover
Thanks DeaC. I looked up those two species, the...

Thanks DeaC. I looked up those two species, the galeata is especially beautiful. The lead on this one rotted in shipment and the last growth looks like it will yellow and decline. Sprayed roots...
Forum: Members' Displays 10-01-2021, 09:37 PM
Replies: 453
Views: 59,239
Posted By piping plover
Iíll order # 14 from the menu:) DC, thatís...

Iíll order # 14 from the menu:) DC, thatís quite a collection of beautiful blooms you have there. Also is nice seeing the other exotics. Ahh, to live in zone 10Ö.I was in south Florida just 6...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 10-01-2021, 09:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By piping plover
Thanks Isurus. And good to know itís close to...

Thanks Isurus. And good to know itís close to blooming size.
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 09-30-2021, 10:48 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,034
Posted By piping plover
Beautiful display on both of those!

Beautiful display on both of those!
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 09-30-2021, 10:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By piping plover
Great choice! The form and pastel colors are...

Great choice! The form and pastel colors are beautiful. Like a fine water color painting.
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 09-30-2021, 10:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By piping plover
Gongora first time

I just received my first gongora. I would only say this around orchid people as it sounds like an affliction. Itís a Gongora fulva from ecuagenera. Really pleased with this plant they sent and for...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 09-11-2021, 10:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,519
Posted By piping plover
Hereís my Lc. Park Ridge 'Thornridge' (Spring...

Hereís my Lc. Park Ridge 'Thornridge' (Spring Comet x C. mossiae). And speaking of escaping from the basket, itís learning a few tricks from its brother that I posted :) a few posts back. Itís the...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 09-09-2021, 09:39 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,519
Posted By piping plover
Yes, so true ES. I almost didnít go to FL a few...

Yes, so true ES. I almost didnít go to FL a few weeks ago because of all the travel hassle. I am so glad I did though, the visit to the Marie Selby garden in Sarasota really made it worth the trip. ...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 09-09-2021, 09:18 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,519
Posted By piping plover
Sound advice Roberta and with your orchid...

Sound advice Roberta and with your orchid collection it seems to be working well!
Forum: Members' Displays 09-08-2021, 10:14 PM
Replies: 453
Views: 59,239
Posted By piping plover
The nepanthes! So beguiling. Thanks for posting...

The nepanthes! So beguiling. Thanks for posting all those photos; itís amazing how many we can collect and then forget that we have. All the great gardener coffee table books that can be made with...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 09-08-2021, 10:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,519
Posted By piping plover
Satellite pot orbiting the large Cattleya basket

So, look what has happened with my little satellite pot orbiting my large cattleya basket. Of all the growths this cattleya produced this summer, the only one with a sheath is the lead that escaped...
Forum: Oncidium/Odontoglossum Alliance 09-08-2021, 09:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 870
Posted By piping plover
Well grown DC! First time I have seen that...

Well grown DC! First time I have seen that variety. The elongated buds are so amazing; you just know something cool is developing there. Seems to be happy in that small pot size. Sometimes I think...
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 09-08-2021, 09:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 429
Posted By piping plover
Beautiful color patterns on that phal ES. Nice...

Beautiful color patterns on that phal ES. Nice choice. I always feel good buying one of those noid ones from the grocery store. I feel like they offer interesting colors and Iím happy to be giving...
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 09-04-2021, 09:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,098
Posted By piping plover
Beautiful colors and variety!

Beautiful colors and variety!
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 09-04-2021, 09:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 631
Posted By piping plover
Stunning colors!

Stunning colors!
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 09-04-2021, 09:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 267
Posted By piping plover
BLC. Terri HendersoníBarbaraí

My BLC. TERRI HENDERSON 'BARBARA' is in bloom. It started as chartreuse green with purple and will gradually go rich yellow with red lip.
Forum: Species 08-24-2021, 09:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 432
Posted By piping plover
Thanks ES. Ah yes, I looked that up and I think...

Thanks ES. Ah yes, I looked that up and I think you got it. Very unusual blooms, they really stretch the imagination on what a flower looks like; as bizarre as the foliage.
Forum: Species 08-23-2021, 11:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 432
Posted By piping plover
A GIANT Phaleonopsis?

Does anyone know the name of this orchid? It looks like a Jurassic era phaleonopsis 😁. Iíd be curious to see what the flowers look like; although with such extraordinary leaves something tells me...
Forum: Vanda Alliance - others 08-06-2021, 09:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,030
Posted By piping plover
Six week update on vanda surgery

Six week update on the vanda surgery. The bottom cut piece has produced three vegetative growths. The bottom cut has also put out many branches to the existing roots. The top cut has produced...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 07-28-2021, 09:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By piping plover
Thanks again Roberta! That makes sense to me. ...

Thanks again Roberta! That makes sense to me.

BTW - amazing photo of that hummingbird and orchid on your website. Looks like a Natl Geo quality photo!
Forum: Potting & Repotting 07-28-2021, 09:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By piping plover
Thank you Roberta for your helpful reply. Much...

Thank you Roberta for your helpful reply. Much appreciated and that makes sense to me. I do have sphag on hand and will use that instead.

Also, I mostly see the stanhopeas grown in wire baskets...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 07-28-2021, 09:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By piping plover
Dyed sheet moss - Okay to use to line basket?

Is there any reason not to use that dyed sheet moss to line a wooden basket to hold in orchid media? I have seen some orchid enthsiasts use this online. I have only used it for decoration. I...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 07-23-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 688
Posted By piping plover
Cattleya trianaei from ecuagenera

Was happy to see my ecuagenera package at my door today; my first order from them. Was pleased with my 2 anthuriums and the Brassia gireoudiana.

The Cattleya trianaei has healthy plump...
Forum: Potting & Repotting 07-17-2021, 06:05 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,519
Posted By piping plover
Thanks SP! Yes I agree. I like the look of wood...

Thanks SP! Yes I agree. I like the look of wood baskets but they are much more difficult than clay pots for repotting extras. Thatís my only regret with putting all my orchids in baskets years...
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