Tag Archives: orchids

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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Seeing spots before my eyes

Some mornings (or evenings) are just like that. Teri  📷  

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Little Orchids

Considering the color of these little lovelies I would venture a guess that they are part of the fire element theme of this years orchid show.  They do have a nice warm glow about them. Teri  📷

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Wordless Wednesday: Hybrid Beauty

  Teri  📷

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This years theme

Every year at the Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens there is a theme for the orchid show; this year it’s Orchids: Utopia.  As described on their web page:  The Conservatory is transformed into an ecological utopia, highlighting the natural … 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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