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  1. DrLeslieEe

    Phalaenopsis violacea Indigo

    A blue from the Norton line. Very fragrant. NS 4.2 cm I have a compot of these types from Ken Avant that are almost blooming size. Can’t wait as the parents were exceptional shapes.
  2. DrLeslieEe

    Phalaenopsis violacea indigo ‘Moncks Corner’

    Surreal color! NS 4.5 cm. I did a talk on them, the legend, history, genetics and breeding potential of the indigos. Maybe some of you heard it?
  3. DrLeslieEe

    Indigos R’ Comin’

    My first indigo violacea to bloom in the hot (+32C) top shelf …. Few more in spikes … color is like blue African violets. Fragrant is like a strong sweet and spicy cinnamon sugar. It’s sequential so more buds over next month or two.
  4. DrLeslieEe

    Phalaenopsis violacea coerulea and indigo (?)

    My ‘violaceas’ are in bloom, flourishing in semi-hydro (in constant water) in the hottest part of my growing area. Coerulea forma: I suspect this one above might be a Samera coerulea (violacea x bellina) due to the dark inner part of lower sepals, although I have seen color patterns like...
  5. DrLeslieEe

    Phalaenopsis (Kung’s Red Cherry x violacea indigo)

    As yet un-named cross. The colour is very interesting through the indigo influence. A greyish brown-lavender with a bright indigo blue lip. The colour made me buy it last year. Almost 65% violacea and equal parts of amboinensis, lueddemaniana and venosa.