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I've always gotten quality stuff from Kelly's Korner and they have them:
I got some about a...
Don't think the wife would approve of me bashing a hole in our brick wall.
Right now it's two flowers on two growths, so no selfing yet. Maybe in a couple years when it reblooms.
Did you see any purple blooms? I'm wondering if this bloom just has its expression of yellow suppressed. The normal brown coloration may just be...
Here's the staminode. In most photos I've seen it's solid yellow, but there's very little yellow in mine:
Just bought and hung a quantum board for the top shelf. Experiments are fun!
That's the weird thing - it opened up purple. The bloom in this photo is only about a week old and hasn't changed since opening.
Huh, I didn't...
Another bloomed this year. It's distinctly purple rather than brown like its sibs:
There's a kovachii in the NCOS display. My first time seeing one. Very exciting.
I'll be there! Dunno exactly when. I leant 3 plants for the SOA display, too.
Thanks! Looks like you nailed it.
My wife and I recently took a vacation to Costa Rica and I managed to spot a grand total of 1 blooming orchid in the wild (although I saw...
My wife and I visited Costa Rica for a week for some ecotourism and to get away from cold and dreary Maryland. A private orchid garden...
Are you looking for surviving divisions of the hybrids that were made in the early days of orchid hybridizing? Or are remakes of the early...
Huh, never heard of it but it looks cool. Is it worth going to for the average backyard gardener?
Books on such a specific topic (and catering to such a niche market) tend not to be printed in large numbers. As such, they tend to be expensive...
Paph. appletonianum. Paph. cerveranum is a synonym and falls well within the normal range of variation for appletonianum....
My fans aren't really in danger of getting water on them. For my seedling aquarium, I wired up a computer case fan to a small transformer. It's...
Truly, the greatest orchid to have ever flowered.
Thanks! I'll take a look at this brand too.
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