Category Archives: Orchids

Soft Cane Dendrobium from India

Though most of my orchids are Australian natives, one of my first was from India.  I bought it at our local market; just a few small canes without flowers.  I potted it up diligently for a few years without much … Continue reading

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Sarcochilus Sparkles ‘Sparkles’

When I bought a number of tiny orchids from Australian Orchid Nursery recently I thought I would have a long wait before I see any flowers but no, look – From its 50mm (2 inch) pot emerged a spike with … Continue reading

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Other People’s Orchids

The other night I made a rare nocturnal foray into the world of orchid societies but I came away before the monthly meeting started at 8:00 p.m. According to their newsletter a lesson for novices was scheduled before the meeting but … Continue reading

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