Phalaenopsis Lioulin Preppy Lip
Phalaenopsis orchids can be grown as indoor plants as long as they get sufficient amount of light and air circulation. Phalaenopsis or Moth Orchids as they are commonly called are grown for their floral longevity and perfectly arranged blooms. Ph...
Cypripedium Ulla Silkens
Cypripedium 'Ulla Silkens' is a stunning 1996 hybrid from Svante Malmgren. This vigorous hybrid strain is a cross of the American Cypripedium reginae x the rare Chinese Cypripedium flavum. Cypripedium 'Ulla Silkens' is much easier to grow than its parents and will take a good bit of sun in cooler climates, but still prefers moist alkaline soils. The 2' tall flowering stalks that appear in mid- to late-June are topped with huge slippers of burgundy and white, backed by three large, pure white…
Lepanthes sannio, in situ shot
Despite my tremendous demotivations about orchids, I still enjoy of making some pictures here and there. I am sorry for all unanswered communications, I hope to get back on them soon It is related to L subdimidiata, and recorded at Guapiles, Limon, 200 mts of elevation, a very humid but warm to hot environment
Lepanthes arenasiana, side view
It was collected in Machogaff, on a walk that Ricksman, Leo and I made on July 2009. Months later it was recorded by Lankester Garden and then published on late 2010 When on the wetness, filiform petals develop their large structure nicely. This plant is actually grown by Ricksman in very good shape