Tag Archives: Oncidium

SOOS Orchid Show, Part 3: “Orchid-Like” Orchids

Here are the common plants, the Phalaenopsis, Cattleya, and Oncidiums that are the gateway plants of the Orchid family. I only really took pictures of stunning plants or oddballs of the group, walking past crowded tables of Phals that look … Continue reading

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Oncidium Gold Dust again

Oncidium Gold Dust I know I just posted a picture of this one yesterday for Bloom Day but here’s a much much better shot (click through to view larger) of this Oncidium (which also has twice as many flowers open … Continue reading

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Garden Bloggers’ Bloom Day – December 2010

Garden Bloggers’ Bloom Day for December 2010. Lets do this Wordless Wednesday style. Mammillaria prolifera Den. Christy Dawn Onc. Gold Dust Saintpaulia ‘Black Ace’

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New Orchid + More Orchid Stuff

Here’s a new Phalaenopsis I picked up today. No name but the colour’s interesting. It’s also a pretty small plant (right now at least). No name. I also think I might have two spikes on my Oncidium Sharry Baby ‘Sweet … Continue reading

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New Orchids

I picked up two new Orchids today – a Den. phal hybrid of some sort and something that belongs to the Oncidium alliance. It wasn’t labelled at all (anymore) so I’ve really got no leads other than its alliance. The … Continue reading

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New orchid growths

Yesterday I was having a look at my Oncidium Sharry Baby ‘Sweet Fragrance’ AM/AOS (Sorry, I just like typing its name out in full) and noticed that the new growth that was on the plant when I bought it had … Continue reading

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Orchids I didn’t buy

And with theft out of the way here’s tomorrow’s post, today. We had both of these at work a while back (I think they both sold on Boxing Day actually) that I was tempted to get but at the end … Continue reading

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Oncidium Sharry Baby ‘Sweet Fragrance’ AM/AOS

Onc. Sharry Baby ‘Sweet Fragrance’ Smells nice but does not remind me of chocolate. Attractive though, and with a reduced price. Oh, and while I was shooting closeups found aphids (At least aphids are easy but I seriously need to … Continue reading

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