Angraecum orchids

Angraecum, or sometimes called Comet Orchid (which reflects its flower structure) is amazing. This African genus of monopodial orchids contains both tiny orchids with lovely flowers such as Angraecum equitans, Angraecum magdalenae, Angraecum leonis, Angraecum elephantinum and magnificent giants such as so-called Darwin Orchid Angraecum sesquipedale. They are epiphytes and lithophytes and grow in tropical Africa …

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How to grow Vanilla bean plant at home

There are quite a few exotic meals, containing orchids as food ingredients. For example, Phalaenopsis gigantea’s leaves are used in salads, as well as Liparis japonica’s leaves and Satyrium’s bulbs. Cymbidium species are sometimes used to cook delicious and precious sauces, Jewel orchids such as Ludisia and Anoectochillus are used as pot herbs, Dendrobium salaccense has …

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Orchid pest control in general

Orchids are not very susceptible to plant pests, but sometimes pests do occur on orchids and may cause serious problems in orchid care and growing directly or indirectly as transmitting virus infection, for example. In this topic, we discuss the most common orchid pests and orchid pest control in general. Aphids are very common plant …

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Cymbidium orchids for sale

  Cymbidium orchids from Amazon.com: Orchid Insanity – Cymbidium Enzan Olive ‘Emerald Feather’ – blooms with tons of green flowers, exceptionally easy to grow and bloom, vigorous and hardy by Orchid Insanity   Orchid Insanity — PENNY’S WORTH — Cymbidium cute pink blooms pendulous flower spike EASY TO GROW (NOT IN BLOOM WHEN SHIPPED) by …

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Phalaenopsis orchids for sale

You may also like Phalaenopsis orchid care Some Phalaenopsis hybrids Color Orchids Live Blooming Double Stem Phalaenopsis Orchid Plant in Ceramic Pot, White, 20″-24″ by Color Orchids   Phalaenopsis Orchid Hybrids, Economy Special Collection Orchids R Us, Inc.     Phalaenopsis species BIN Phalaenopsis Mannii 3 1/4” Pot S29   Phalaenopsis thailandica – Orchid Plant – Miniature …

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Phragmipedium orchids

Phragmipediums or American Slipper Orchids are spectacular orchids. They have unusual big flowers, some of them considered largest within Orchidaceae family (secondly after Paphiopedilum sanderianum, Phragmipedium caudatum has longest petals, which continue growing after flower opening). They are sympodial epiphytes, lithophytes and terrestrials, some of them (Phragmipedium longifolium, Phragmipedium ecuadorense, Phragmipedium pearcei and Phragmipedium klotscheyanum) …

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Vanda orchids for sale

  You may also like: Vanda orchid care  Orchid Vanda Ascda Sweet Pea Ruby by ClearPots   Strap Leaf Vanda Orchid Hawaiian Starter Plant – approx. 4 – 6 Inches tall in 2.5 Inch container – No Bloom #F1 by Discount Hawaiian Gifts   VANDA YANO BLUE ‘PLOENPIT’ ORCHID PLANT SHIPPED IN 3″ POT   Vanda Miss …

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Orchid propagation – all methods

There is no doubt that orchids are very beautiful plants. And that’s why there is a great chance that you would be glad to spare the beauty of your orchids with your good friends, relatives, or any other orchid growers. Orchids are rather slowly growing plants and they are hardly propagated by classic methods, and incorrect technique …

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Lady slipper orchid care. Care for different Paphiopedilums

Paphiopedilum, or Asian lady slipper is one of the showiest orchids. This is a genus of sympodial, epiphytic, lithophytic or terrestrial orchids, growing in Asia. There also European lady slippers – Cypripedium (wild lady slipper orchid also belonging to this genus) and American lady slippers – Phragmipedium (well known Phragmipedium kovachii and Phragmipedium caudatum are …

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