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Coelogyne pandurata - The Black (lipped) Orchid!

Coelogyne pandurata - The Black (lipped) Orchid!

Posted by Blaine Soderholm on May 6th 2020

This blog accompanies the following video: Above is a photo of the  Coelogyne pandurata once commonly known as the black orchid. The “black” refers to its beautiful black painted … read more
Paphiopedilum delenatii, a slipper classic from Vietnam!

Paphiopedilum delenatii, a slipper classic from Vietnam!

Posted by Jason Fischer on Mar 7th 2020

This blog accompanies the following video: I’d like to share some information about one of my all-time favorite Paphiopedilum from Vietnam, delenatii. This species was originally found in the w … read more
Many years of growing Cattleya percivaliana and trianaei

Many years of growing Cattleya percivaliana and trianaei

Posted by Jerry Fischer on Nov 20th 2019

My son, Jason, has been writing some great blogs for us lately about all sorts of plants. Check out our main blog page in case you have missed any of his posts. Today, I wanted to chime in and high … read more
Laelia anceps, the choice for beginner and expert growers!

Laelia anceps, the choice for beginner and expert growers!

Posted by Jason Fischer on Oct 22nd 2019

It is the time of year again when the Laelia anceps are coming into spike (October), so I thought it would be noteworthy to review this very easy-to-grow Mexican species that is great for beginners … read more
The Stunning Flowers and Foliage of Paphiopedilum Maudiae Types

The Stunning Flowers and Foliage of Paphiopedilum Maudiae Types

Posted by Jason Fischer on Sep 24th 2019

Today I’d like to share some information about one of the most hybridized type of Paphiopedilum, which is known as the ‘Maudiae’ hybrid. This all started in the year 1900, when England’s Charleswor … read more