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Phalaenospsis Orchids

“Phalaenopsis /ˌfælɪˈnɒpsɪs/ Blume (1825), commonly known as moth orchids,[2] is a genus of about seventy species of orchids in the family orchid. Orchids in this genus are monopodial epiphytes or lithophytes with long, coarse roots, short, leafy stems and long-lasting, flat flowers arranged in a flowering stem that often branches near the end. Orchids … Continue reading

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Cradled

 

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Freshly Watered

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

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They’re Back!

The orchids have returned to the Franklin Park Conservatory and we were there today.  Here is just a preview of things to come later…

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