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In the pink

I hope you are all feeling “in the pink” today like this phalaenopsis. Teri  📷

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Sunshine Superman

This Lady’s Slipper orchid just made me think of that song with it’s bright yellow and green colors and the light shining through it.

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Lady’s Slipper

Really?  Why they were named this still amazes me – I mean c’mon! But they are still fascinating orchids nonetheless.  

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Oncidium in formation

This stem of Oncidium orchids reminds me of choreographed dancers that are all in line one in front of the other and that fan out on cue.

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Freshly Watered

A white Phalenopsis orchid that had recently been given it’s morning shower.

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Cypripedioideae

Lady’s slipper orchids (also known as lady slipper orchids or slipper orchids) are orchids in the subfamily Cypripedioideae, which comprises the genera Cypripedium, Mexipedium, Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium and Selenipedium.[1] They are characterised by the slipper-shaped pouches (modified labellums) of the flowers … Continue reading

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And now for a little bit of shameless self promotion!

I mentioned once before that I had been contacted by the Lands and Survey Department of Grand Cayman concerning my blog post that featured a photo of a banana orchid taken at the Queen Elizabeth II Royal Botanic Park when … Continue reading

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