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Orchid Show #3

I’m not sure if these are Miltonias,  Oncidiums, both or maybe an entirely different species.  I’m not sure but what I do know is that I look forward to this orchid show every year.  By the way, if you do … Continue reading

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Orchid Show #2

Here we have the Cymbidiums or boat orchids.  I’m rather fond of these orchids as they look a bit comical to me; as if little space aliens are screaming their heads off.  Well… that’s how they look to me. Have … Continue reading

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Orchid Show #1

The phalaenopsis orchid may be the most popular and well recognized species of orchid; at least I think so.  When someone has an orchid plant in their home or office this is usually the one they have and you can … Continue reading

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The annual orchid show is back!

Phalaenopsis or Moth Orchid. Teri  📷 ( By the way, the current temperature as I type this here in central Ohio is -1 F and dropping.  Curse you polar vortex!)

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The gang has gathered together to say…

Goodbye from all of us from the 2018 orchid show.  See you again next year, unless she goes back and finds new ones of us; that happens sometimes.  On a side note, today is Groundhog Day in the United States … Continue reading

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Variety is the Phalaenopsis of life

I love it when I get to see a new (well to me anyway) orchid at the Franklin Park Conservatory here in Ohio.  This was the first time I had seen this color variant in a phalaenopsis which while muted … Continue reading

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Willy Wonka’s Favorite Orchids

You may be wondering what does Willy Wonka have to do with orchids?  He’d love these because they smell amazingly like milk chocolate! Every year these deliciously fragrant orchids make their home in the same area of the Franklin Park … Continue reading

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