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Genus: Ada (Brassia) Species: allenii (bulb type) Indigenous to: Panama Ada (Brassia) / allenii (bulb type).
5" Pot
Panama
Madagascar Aeranthes / ramosa.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Aeranthes Species: ramosa Indigenous to: Madagascar
an easy growing and floriferous angraecoid; clumping leafy growths with soft dark green 6" leaves; many branching 12" spikes bloom over several months producing lots of beautiful 1" starry lime green flowers with 1-1/2" nectary. Angraecum / calceolus.
Slab Mounted Plant
Madagascar
Philippines Appendicula / malindangensis (Blue flower).
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Fantastic species with cool blue flowers, stems up to 18 inches long
Genus: Barbosella Species: australis Indigenous to: Brazil Barbosella / australis.
Stick Mounted Plant
Brazil
Brazil Barbosella / gardneri.
Stick Mounted Plant
Genus: Barbosella Species: gardneri Indigenous to: Brazil
Genus: Barkeria Species: skinneri Indigenous to: Mexico Barkeria / skinneri.
Stick Mounted Plant
Mexico
Mexico Brassia / signata (mexicana).
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
another very attractive compact "Spider Orchid" with grooved tapered 4" bulbs and short green 5" foliage, spikes up to 1 ft. with numerous spidery cream-colored 4" flowers with red/brown barring, crystalline white oval lip, fragrant, beautiful floral display, awesome plant
Genus: Bulbophyllum (Hapalochilus) Species: microrhombos Indigenous to: New Guinea Bulbophyllum (Hapalochilus) / microrhombos.
Stick Mounted Plant
New Guinea
Vietnam Bulbophyllum / averyanovii.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: averyanovii Indigenous to: Vietnam
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: comosum Indigenous to: Burma Bulbophyllum / comosum.
Slab Mounted Plant
Burma
Madagascar Bulbophyllum / coriophorum.
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Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: coriophorum Indigenous to: Madagascar
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: cornutum Indigenous to: Borneo Bulbophyllum / cornutum.
Treefern Pole Mounted Plant
Borneo
Borneo Bulbophyllum / dearei (Kalimantan).
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
this compact form of dearii has round 1" bulbs evenly spaced along a short rhizome, each topped with a single 5" dark green paddle-shaped leaf, a short single-flowered inflorescence carries an attractive bold tesselated golden orange 3" flower; standouts include its large miter-shaped dorsal sepal, its cheeky lateral sepals, and its rocking bright orange lip
this bulbophyllum has bizarre 1-1/2" flowers that look more like little animals than plants, and smell like cherry cough syrup ; greenish-bronze sepals and petals are covered with red spots; lateral sepals are swept back while the dorsal sepal and petals curl towards the black lip which rocks both side-to-side as well as back and forth; freely branching rambling rhizome produces 1" bulbs which are topped by a single 5" long narrow leaf Bulbophyllum / ecornutum.
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Java
Philippines Bulbophyllum / facetum.
Treefern Pole Mounted Plant
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: facetum Indigenous to: Philippines
an awesome miniature Bulbo with 3/4" fat squatty wrinkled purple bulbs spaced 1/2" apart on a creeping rhizome, each topped with a 1" dark green oval shiny leaf, blooms appear in clusters from the base of the bulbs, the beautiful 1" flowers are a glossy dark red with a rocking red lip and resemble a Dutch wooden shoe. Bulbophyllum / frostii.
Stick Mounted Plant
Vietnam
Japan Bulbophyllum / inconspicuum.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: inconspicuum Indigenous to: Japan
really awesome!!!!! this titillating beauty is a very prolific grower having a rambling rhizome with handsome 6" veined broad leaves, short single-flowered spikes can emerge at any time of year, the incredible 3" blooms are cream-colored with bold red striping, the petals arcing downward Fu-Manchu-like beside the bottom fused sepals, the hinged mobile lip is bright yellow melding to a rich red at the base. I mean really awesome!!!!! Bulbophyllum / inunctum.
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Borneo
Thailand Bulbophyllum / lasiochilum.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
well-known and easy to grow and flower, this mat-forming Bulbo has widely spaced squatty 1/2" bulbs each topped with a single thick leathery 2" leaf, short spikes bear a highly unusual single 1-1/2" flower, most pronounced are the cream-colored red spotted bow-legged lateral sepals, with the smaller yellowish hooded dorsal spotted with red, smaller petals of the same color frame a tongue-shaped yellowish lip and column
upper half of flower nearly black Bulbophyllum / lasiochilum dark (breviscapum).
Stick Mounted Plant
Malaysia
Malaysia Bulbophyllum / lilacinum.
Treefern Pole Mounted Plant
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: lilacinum Indigenous to: Malaysia
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: maquilingense yellow Indigenous to: Philippines Bulbophyllum / maquilingense yellow.
Stick Mounted Plant
Philippines
Thailand Bulbophyllum / moniliforme.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: moniliforme Indigenous to: Thailand
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: pectinatum Indigenous to: Thailand Bulbophyllum / pectinatum.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Thailand
Taiwan Bulbophyllum / pectinatum var. transarisanense.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
a miniature with 3/4" bulbs each topped by a single broad leathery 2" leaf, short spikes emerge from new growths, each carries a single comparatively large 2" flower, yellow-green fully formed sepals and petals with a waxy white lip, summer bloomer
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: physometrum Indigenous to: Thailand Bulbophyllum / physometrum.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Thailand
Burma Bulbophyllum / polyrrhizum sp P (Burma).
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: polyrrhizum sp P (Burma) Indigenous to: Burma
like an ovalifolium with reddish brown flowers, clumping mini. Very cute - originally collected by Walter Teague in the 70`s Bulbophyllum / rinkei (mini ovali-teague type).
Slab Mounted Plant
New Guinea
India Bulbophyllum / sarcophylloides.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: sarcophylloides Indigenous to: India
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: sp mini ovalifolium (Thailand) Indigenous to: Thailand Bulbophyllum / sp mini ovalifolium (Thailand).
Stick Mounted Plant
Thailand
Cambodia Bulbophyllum / sp. mini rambling laxiflorum type.
Stick Mounted Plant
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: sp. mini rambling laxiflorum type Indigenous to: Cambodia
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: sp. Sect. Brachystachyae Mini repens Indigenous to: Burma Bulbophyllum / sp. Sect. Brachystachyae Mini repens.
Stick Mounted Plant
Burma
Philippines Bulbophyllum / stellatum.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: stellatum Indigenous to: Philippines
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: tentaculiferum Indigenous to: New Guinea Bulbophyllum / tentaculiferum.
Stick Mounted Plant
New Guinea
Malaysia Bulbophyllum / thiurum.
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Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: thiurum Indigenous to: Malaysia
a choice miniature Bulbophyllum, dark maroon 1/2" bulbs on a creeping rhizome topped with a 2"dark green leaves; wirery 3" spikes are topped with dense clusters of crystalline 1/2" starry butter yellow fragrant blooms; nice plants and flower Bulbophyllum / tixieri (Sunipia grandiflora type).
Stick Mounted Plant
Laos
Laos Bulbophyllum / wallichii.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Bulbophyllum Species: wallichii Indigenous to: Laos
Genus: Calanthe Species: leonidii [triplicata (Vietnam)] Indigenous to: Vietnam Calanthe / leonidii [triplicata (Vietnam)].
4" Pot
Vietnam
Java Calanthe / sylvatica (large form).
4" Pot
attractive evergreen terrestrial producing a whorl of 12" - 14" plicate leaves, each matured growth produces up to four 18" erect spikes topped with a head of sequentially opening 2" slightly cupped crystalline blooms which have lavender sepals and petals and a darker purple large-lobed lip and a 1" nectary (Additional shipping may apply due to size of plant)
Genus: Cattleya Species: eldorado (wallisii) Indigenous to: Brazil Cattleya / eldorado (wallisii).
Stick Mounted Plant
Brazil
Guiana Cattleya / jenmanii.
Stick Mounted Plant
rediscovered in 1969 this fantastic Cattleya has pseudobulbs 6" to 10" long topped with single broad 10" leathery leaves, sheaths are produced at the apex of the bulb with 3 to 4 buds developing later within the sheath, the flower is impressive, a 6" rose-purple bloom with a large trumpet-shaped dark purple orange-throated lip, easy grower and fragrant
Genus: Ceratostylis Species: species aff backeri (Java) Indigenous to: Java Ceratostylis / species aff backeri (Java).
Slab Mounted Plant
Java
Java Chelonistele (Coelogyne) / sulphurea.
4" Basket
beautiful plant which quickly becomes a specimen, 1-1/2" bulbs and attractive single dark green waxy 8" leaves, new foliage is coppery/orange, arching 10" spikes emerge from new growths bearing up to a dozen great flowers, crystalline 1" blooms are a creamy sulfur yellow, large white lip has a bright orange spot, blooms twice a year, easy grower and mildly fragrant.
Genus: Chrysoglossum (Pilophyllum) Species: villosum Indigenous to: Borneo Chrysoglossum (Pilophyllum) / villosum.
4" Pot
Borneo
India Cirrhopetalum (Bulbophyllum) / campanulatum.
Stick Mounted Plant
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a nifty dwarf Cirrhopetalum with 1 1/2" bulbs topped with a single rounded 1 1/2" light green leaf, 3" spikes each hold one fascinating (hence the name) 5"-7" bloom, the flowers have a green dorsal and petals are edged with dangling minute violet tassels, the long tailed lateral sepals are bright red-brown tapering to green Cirrhopetalum (Bulbophyllum) / fascinator.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Laos
Philippines Cirrhopetalum (Bulbophyllum) / geminatum (biflorum Dark).
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Cirrhopetalum (Bulbophyllum) Species: geminatum (biflorum Dark) Indigenous to: Philippines
clumping plant , name might not be valid Cirrhopetalum (Bulbophyllum) / pumilio.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Burma
Vietnam Cirrhopetalum (Bulbophyllum) / sulfureum (restrep sp.51).
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Cirrhopetalum (Bulbophyllum) Species: sulfureum (restrep sp.51) Indigenous to: Vietnam
compact plant with squatty angular 1" bulbs placed every 2" on a creeping rhizome, single thick oblong dark green 4" leaves, 6" basal spikes produce a dense circular fan of 12 to 15 truly unique 2 1/2" flowers, hood-shaped white dorsal sepal with white lateral sepals which taper to hair-like threads (resembles C. medusae), fragrant Cirrhopetalum (Bulbophyllum) / vaginatum.
Stick Mounted Plant
Java
Colombia Cischweinfia / horichii (parva).
4" Basket
Genus: Cischweinfia Species: horichii (parva) Indigenous to: Colombia
Genus: Cischweinfia Species: rostrata Indigenous to: Colombia Cischweinfia / rostrata.
4" Basket
Colombia
Borneo Cleisocentron / merrillianum.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Cleisocentron Species: merrillianum Indigenous to: Borneo
Genus: Cleisostoma (Pelatantheria) Species: scolopendrifolium Indigenous to: China Cleisostoma (Pelatantheria) / scolopendrifolium.
Stick Mounted Plant
China
China Coelogyne / corymbosa.
Slab Mounted Plant
a charming cool growing miniature from the foothills of the Himalayas, 1" egg-shaped rumpled bulbs topped with a pair of rounded 4" leaves, 4" spikes emerge from the center of new growths carrying up to 6 stark white 2" flowers, lip is white with a pair of bright yellow spots bordered with deep orange, very attractive
Genus: Coelogyne Species: cumingii (Sumatra) Indigenous to: Sumatra Coelogyne / cumingii (Sumatra).
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Sumatra
Vietnam Coelogyne / filipeda.
6" Basket
Genus: Coelogyne Species: filipeda Indigenous to: Vietnam
Genus: Coelogyne Species: pulchella Indigenous to: Burma Coelogyne / pulchella.
Stick Mounted Plant
Burma
New Guinea Coelogyne / sarasinorum.
6" Basket
Genus: Coelogyne Species: sarasinorum Indigenous to: New Guinea
Genus: Coelogyne Species: xyrekes Indigenous to: Malaysia Coelogyne / xyrekes.
4" Basket
Malaysia
India Cymbidium (Cyperorchis) / cochleare.
4" Basket
Genus: Cymbidium (Cyperorchis) Species: cochleare Indigenous to: India
Genus: Cymbidium Species: dayanum Indigenous to: India Cymbidium / dayanum.
5" Pot
India
Java Cymbidium / lancifolium.
4" Pot
a compact very attractive and floriferous Cymbidium with narrow cylindrical 4" bulbs bearing 2 to 4 leaves with a thin petiole that flares out into rather broad deep bluish-green 12" foliage, numerous 8" basal spikes each carry up to 10 gorgeous blooms, the 2" flowers are creamy white with spreading sepals and white petals with a crimson longitudinal stripe, large lip is white with crimson spotting, free-flowering mildly fragrant blooms, easy grower
Genus: Cymbidium Species: pumilum Indigenous to: China Cymbidium / pumilum.
4" Pot
China
Madagascar Cynorkis / fastigiata.
2" Pot
a prolific deciduous terrestrial, 1-2 seasonal leaves appear in spring from an annual tuber that produce a 4" to 10" spike carrying from two to ten 1" little pink blushed man flowers that are all lip, freely seeds and sprouts about .. everywhere.
a beautiful plant, upright 24" canes with purple striations on new canes, glossy dark green 3" foliage is slightly oblong with purple edges, dense pendulous clusters of up to 25 flowers appear on both deciduous and leafy canes, 1" blooms are pure white with an amethyst purple lip, blooms in winter and spring, easy grower Dendrobium / amethystoglossum.
Stick Mounted Plant
Philippines
India Dendrobium / anceps.
Stick Mounted Plant
unique and rare species similar in growth habit to D. leonis; pseudobulbs consist of thin, pendant canes covered with evergreen, interlocking, terete, succulent leaves that almost give this orchid a braided appearance, 3/4" to 1" flowers are pale greenish yellow with a cream spotted red lip; blooms successively
Genus: Dendrobium Species: aurantiiflammeum Indigenous to: Borneo Dendrobium / aurantiiflammeum.
Stick Mounted Plant
Borneo
Thailand Dendrobium / bellatulum.
Stick Mounted Plant
this attractive mini is named after its beautiful lip, cigar-shaped fat 3" pseudobulbs with bluish-green 2" leaves, 1- 1/2" flowers appear at random from leaf nodes on leafless canes, blooms throughout the year, sepals and petals are creamy white, broad bilobed lip is bright orange with a scarlet throat, easy grower
a gorgeous easy-growing miniature antelope-type Dendrobium, this drought-resistant plant has the appearance of a succulent and is mounted on its native paperbark Melaleuca tree, round 1" bulbs are topped with 3 or 4 narrow semi-cylindrical 5" leaves, several 18" spikes appear in late winter bearing 2 or 3 dozen flowers each, twisted sepals and upright petals (hence "antelope") are light green with yellow tips, lip is white with rich mauve markings, very fragrant Dendrobium / canaliculatum.
Stick Mounted Plant
Australia
China Dendrobium / chrysanthum.
Stick Mounted Plant
a large pendant species with up to 6' long canes with shiny green deciduous 5" leaves, gorgeous blooms emerge in clusters from maturing canes, the rounded 2" flowers are brilliant golden yellow with two large dark blood red oval spots on a wavy lip, very fragrant
Genus: Dendrobium Species: chrysocrepis Indigenous to: Burma Dendrobium / chrysocrepis.
Stick Mounted Plant
Burma
Thailand Dendrobium / chrysotoxum.
Stick Mounted Plant
medium to large-sized plant that can become almost gargantuan with age, this extremely easy grower blooms off of old and new pseudobulbs alike, and is very floriferous; two-inch flowers appear on multiple, arching and pendant spikes carrying up to 25 flowers each in spring/early summer; extremely fragrant blossoms are bright yellow with a darker yellow lip; this plant absolutely thrives outdoors in coastal southern California and other warm climates.
Like hassaltii but different, very upright with intense dark purple flowers Dendrobium / cornutum.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Sulawesi Island
New Guinea Dendrobium / cuthbertsonii purple.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Dendrobium Species: cuthbertsonii purple Indigenous to: New Guinea
choice species found during the Victorian orchid rush and not commonly seen in collections, this deciduous orchid produces many delicate-looking, but long-lived pure white 1-1/2" blooms on 6" to 8" spikes, which have a shape that is slightly different from most dendrobiums, including a large flat lip with fuzzy pale pink markings near the nectary Dendrobium / fytchianum (white).
Stick Mounted Plant
Burma
Vanuatu Island Dendrobium / gnomus.
Stick Mounted Plant
this extremely rare orchid of section Pedilonum bears 4" to 8" stems that become pendant and leafless as they grow, mass clusters of fascinating, intense purple- pink blooms; individual flowers are small (less than 1/2"), but produce an overall very showy appearance
Some thing new and exciting; tiny minute small pea-size bulbs that are deciduous, half inch dark green leaves, flowers are very large for thew size of the plants measuring close to 1" dwarfing the plant. Dendrobium / hekouense.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
China
India Dendrobium / hookerianum.
Stick Mounted Plant
Genus: Dendrobium Species: hookerianum Indigenous to: India
a delightful miniature version of Den. aggregatum with creeping 1-1/2" bulbs with a 1" shiny green oval leaf, short drooping spikes each producing 1-3 brilliant golden orange flattened 1 1/4" flowers, quickly forms a compact specimen Dendrobium / jenkinsii.
Stick Mounted Plant
India
Burma Dendrobium / laterale.
Stick Mounted Plant
new plants very small
charming dwarf, strongly pendant 15" canes with beautiful bright-green foliage, canes can produce blooms for up to 10 years, clusters of long-lasting 1-1/2" tubular flowers range in color from brilliant red to vivid purple, blooms continuously, grows moist and accepts a broad temperature range Dendrobium / lawesii.
Stick Mounted Plant
Bougainville
New Guinea Dendrobium / leucocyanum.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Dendrobium Species: leucocyanum Indigenous to: New Guinea
Genus: Dendrobium Species: linawianum (nobile) Vietnam Indigenous to: Vietnam Dendrobium / linawianum (nobile) Vietnam.
Stick Mounted Plant
Vietnam
Philippines Dendrobium / miyakei (goldschmidtianum).
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lush dark green 3" leaves on pendulous leafy canes up to 18", massive clusters of 3/4" brilliant purple flowers appear on the lower 2/3's of bare canes, blooms have dark purple striping and a yellow anther cap, flowers several times per year producing fantastic displays, large plants are always in bloom! (Additional charge may apply due to size of plant)
a beautiful tri-lip form or peloric form of the species Dendrobium / nobile var. cooksonianum.
Stick Mounted Plant
India
New Guinea Dendrobium / parvulum ssp. huliorum (delicatulum).
Slab Mounted Plant
white flowered form
pendant 10" to 18" canes with deciduous 3" leaves, leafless canes produce short spikes at the old leaf nodes, each node has 2 to 3 very showy blooms, the 2" flowers have rose-pink sepals and petals and contrast nicely with the large pale yellow fuzzy trumpet-shaped lip, lightly veined purple, very fragrant Dendrobium / primulinum.
Stick Mounted Plant
Vietnam
Australia Dendrobium / pugioniforme.
Stick Mounted Plant
this orchid has a growth habit with little or no resemblance to that of other dendrobiums, looking almost more like a miniature Hoya than an orchid, with long, trailing pendant growths that carry single, spear shaped, succulent leaves which are evenly spaced along each growth; mature specimens are truly incredible plants to be in the presence of; 1" waxy bloom has bright green sepals and petals with a pure white lip with purple markings in the center, fragrance of green apples
Genus: Dendrobium Species: rindjaniense Indigenous to: Lumbok Island Dendrobium / rindjaniense.
Stick Mounted Plant
Lumbok Island
Burma Dendrobium / species micro elliotianum.
Stick Mounted Plant
one half the size of elliotianum
Genus: Dendrobium Species: subuliferum Indigenous to: New Guinea Dendrobium / subuliferum.
Slab Mounted Plant
New Guinea
Thailand Dendrobium / sulcatum.
Slab Mounted Plant
a beautiful Dendrobium with odd flattened 8" oval shaped bulbs with 4" ovate leaves, short pendant spikes emerge from both leafy and leafless canes carrying dense clusters of 1-1/2" blooms, the attractive bell-shaped flowers are a bright yellow-orange with an orange boat-shaped lip and red venation, fragrant.
Bizarre, compact Dendrobium with terete leaves emerging from thin stem above a ovate 1" pseudobulbs, giving the plant a very grassy, elegant appearance even when not in bloom (looks like green onions); 1/2" flowers are usually a crystalline white with rich, reddish-purple edging and veins on the lip; the plant is nearly always in bloom Dendrobium / tenellum.
Stick Mounted Plant
Java
Thailand Dendrobium / tortile.
Stick Mounted Plant
a remarkable, compact, and uncomplicated grower, this Dendrobium has 3" blooms on plants that seldom reach more than 10" in height; flowers are a bewitching bright pink with contrasting darker pink on the sepal and petal tips; creamy lip is lightly edged in purple with lavender veins in the center; twisted sepals and petals make the blossom look somewhat like a propeller
Genus: Dendrobium Species: trichostomum yellow Indigenous to: New Guinea Dendrobium / trichostomum yellow.
Slab Mounted Plant
New Guinea
Burma Dendrobium / virgineum.
Stick Mounted Plant
Genus: Dendrobium Species: virgineum Indigenous to: Burma
Genus: Dendrochilum Species: apoense Indigenous to: Philippines Dendrochilum / apoense.
Slab Mounted Plant
Philippines
Philippines Dendrochilum / arachnites.
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Genus: Dendrochilum Species: arachnites Indigenous to: Philippines
the original necklace orchid, 1" bulbs topped by 5" straight and narrow leaves, multiple pendulous 18" spikes with up to 100 rank-and-file tightly arranged crystalline 1/4" golden-yellow flowers on each, quickly forms a specimen plant, very fragrant. Dendrochilum / filiforme.
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Philippines
New Guinea Diplocaulobium / fariniferum.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Diplocaulobium Species: fariniferum Indigenous to: New Guinea
Genus: Dracula Species: aphrodes Indigenous to: Colombia Dracula / aphrodes.
4" Basket
Colombia
Peru Dracula / barrowii.
4" Basket
Genus: Dracula Species: barrowii Indigenous to: Peru
truly beautiful as the name implies, a clumping plant with 7" long thinly textured broad leaves, multiple single flowered descending spikes produce awesome 5" blooms, the flattened hairy yellow sepals are spotted red brown and fused together forming a triangular flower with long tapering dark red tails, petals are insignificant, the dangling mushroom like lip is white, this species as with most Draculas is cool growing and requires high humidity and very good water quality (my apology to you folks in warmer climates) Dracula / bella.
4" Basket
Colombia
Colombia Dracula / brangeri.
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Genus: Dracula Species: brangeri Indigenous to: Colombia
Genus: Dracula Species: callithrix Indigenous to: Colombia Dracula / callithrix.
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Colombia
Colombia Dracula / carderi (inaequalis).
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Dracula Species: carderi (inaequalis) Indigenous to: Colombia
Genus: Dracula Species: carlueri Indigenous to: Ecuador Dracula / carlueri.
4" Basket
Ecuador
Ecuador Dracula / christineana.
4" Basket
Genus: Dracula Species: christineana Indigenous to: Ecuador
Genus: Dracula Species: cordobae Indigenous to: Ecuador Dracula / cordobae.
4" Basket
Ecuador
Colombia Dracula / cutis-bufonis.
4" Basket
Genus: Dracula Species: cutis-bufonis Indigenous to: Colombia
a fine orchid with beautiful contrasting flowers, clumping 6" paddle-shaped leaves, short infloresences appear from the sides of the basket, 1" blooms tilt slightly down with 2" long reddish tails, the fused tepals are triangular in shape, very finely hirsute, white and centrally spotted with dark red, tiny club-like petals are reddish-orange, minute lip is white, one of the few Draculas producing more than one open flower at a time per spike Dracula / decussata (niesseniae).
4" Basket
Colombia
Colombia Dracula / felix.
4" Basket
a terrific mass bloomer, clumping plant with 6" elongated dark green leaves, a profusion of short infloresences appear around the base of the plant, 1/2" blooms tilt down with 1" long reddish tails, the fused lateral and dorsal sepals form a deep triangular shaped cup, flowers are creamy white and finely spotted red, tiny club-like petals are dark red, minute lip is white
considered by some as a smaller variety of D. erythrochaete, small plant up to 4" high with a 6" descending spike producing up to 4 flowers which open successively, the pubescent rounded fused sepals are white and finely spotted purple, producing a triangular shaped slightly cupped 3" bloom with dark red/purple tails, small spoon shaped lip is white to blush, this is a good beginner's Dracula.(able to tolerate slightly warmer temperatures) Dracula / gaskelliana.
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Costa Rica
Ecuador Dracula / kareniae.
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thought to possibly be a natural hybrid
Genus: Dracula Species: marinii Indigenous to: Ecuador Dracula / marinii.
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Ecuador
Ecuador Dracula / marsupialis.
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Genus: Dracula Species: marsupialis Indigenous to: Ecuador
Genus: Dracula Species: mopsus Indigenous to: Panama Dracula / mopsus.
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Panama
Colombia Dracula / orientalis.
4" Basket
Genus: Dracula Species: orientalis Indigenous to: Colombia
Genus: Dracula Species: papillosa Indigenous to: Ecuador Dracula / papillosa .
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Ecuador
Colombia Dracula / posadarum.
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a cute smaller-growing dracula with narrow 5" leaves, 4" successively blooming inflorescences are upright to lateral growing, 3/4" flowers are triangular, fused sepals are orange-red, minutely hirsute with 1-1/2" red tails, tiny club-like petals are brown with a small pink lip
Genus: Dracula Species: saulii Indigenous to: Peru Dracula / saulii.
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Peru
Colombia Dracula / severa.
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a close relative to Dracula chimaera the flower is creamy white and heavily spotted reddish brown, up to 4" plus its exceedingly long red tails, and has hair all over the insides of the sepals, another unique feature shared with chimaera is its fixed immobile lip which is small, boat shaped and orange, typical dracula foliage with 8" leaves
like a miniature Dracula erythrochaete with 4 to 5 inch leaves Dracula / sp. LiL (Costa Rica).
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Costa Rica
Peru / Bolivia Dracula / species (Peru/Bolivia).
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Genus: Dracula Species: species (Peru/Bolivia) Indigenous to: Peru / Bolivia
Genus: Dracula Species: ubangina Indigenous to: Ecuador Dracula / ubangina.
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Ecuador
Colombia Dracula / vampira.
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a magnificent species named for its resemblance to a bat, this larger plant has 8"-10" leaves with successive blooming 12" spikes, 6" flowers with rounded fused greenish sepals are radially striped in purple/black nearly obscuring its basil color, tails are a reddish black, the creamy white lip is spoon shaped with pinkish yellow veins
Genus: Dracula Species: woolwardiae Indigenous to: Ecuador Dracula / woolwardiae.
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Ecuador
Mexico Encyclia (Cattleya) / citrina ssp karwinskii.
Stick Mounted Plant
Genus: Encyclia (Cattleya) Species: citrina ssp karwinskii Indigenous to: Mexico
an extremely spicy sweet fragrant and attractive Encyclia, allied to E. fragrans, ovoid 2 1/2" bulbs topped with up to three arching 8" light green leaves, 4" apical spikes carrying up to 10 densely clustered flowers, 1 1/2" blooms are greenish white with an upturned shell shaped lip that is white with radiating purple lines Encyclia / chacaoensis.
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Mexico
Mexico Encyclia / livida.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Encyclia Species: livida Indigenous to: Mexico
silvery green foliage on pear-shaped bulbs, spikes up to 18" have 10 to 25 long-lived bright orange to deep scarlet flowers, the flat blooms are 2" in diameter and have a narrow bright yellow lip, truly beautiful but has special needs: this spectacular plant is a definite cool/wet grower i.e., air-conditioned homes or offices Encyclia / vitellina.
Stick Mounted Plant
Mexico
Ecuador Epidendrum / macasense.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Epidendrum Species: macasense Indigenous to: Ecuador
Genus: Epidendrum Species: purum ( hartii ) Indigenous to: Venezuela Epidendrum / purum ( hartii ).
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Venezuela
China Epigeneium / aff clemensiae.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Epigeneium Species: aff clemensiae Indigenous to: China
a very attractive compact species, quadrangular 1 1/2" bulbs with a pair of bi-lobed 6" leaves, thin and arching apical spikes reach 12" long carry up to 15 beautiful creamy white long-lasting 2" star-shaped blooms, lip is white with a yellow throat and red markings on the inside, free flowering year round, easy grower. Epigeneium / triflorum v. orientale.
4" Basket
Java
Nepal Eria (Conchidium) / extinctorium.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Eria (Conchidium) Species: extinctorium Indigenous to: Nepal
a beautiful compact representative of a large but relatively unknown genus allied to Dendrobium, clumping 2" bulbs topped with a trio of 3" leaves, thin roots are fuzzy, 3" spikes emerge from the sides of mature bulbs carrying up to 7 blooms each, the 3/4" flowers have deep yellow sepals and petals with red striations, bright yellow lip has red side-lobes, easy growing winter/spring bloomer, fragrant. Eria / amica.
Stick Mounted Plant
Taiwan
Vietnam Eria / carinata.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Eria Species: carinata Indigenous to: Vietnam
Genus: Eria Species: merapiensis (sp.bright yellow) Indigenous to: Sumatra Eria / merapiensis (sp.bright yellow).
Stick Mounted Plant
Sumatra
China Gastrochilus / calceolaris.
Stick Mounted Plant
a neat semi-pendant miniature with a vandaceous growth-habit, 3/4" wide leaves reach 6" in length, spikes emerge from the base of the stem between the leaves producing a cluster of attractive 3/4" blooms, greenish yellow sepals and petals are spotted with dark crimson, proportionately pouch-like lip is yellow edged in red with a fuzzy white appendage on the tip, easy grower and frequent bloomer
Genus: Gomesa Species: crispa Indigenous to: Brazil Gomesa / crispa.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Brazil
Taiwan Haraella / odorata.
Stick Mounted Plant
a favorite mini-miniature twig epiphyte, Phalaenopsis-like growth habit with pendant 2" leaves, short spikes produce consecutive charming chartreuse 1" blooms with a ruby red spotted lip, nearly ever-blooming, easy grower, heavily fragrant, likes to grow moist
graceful, cooler growing semi-pendant epiphyte with 8"-10" semi-terete fleshy leaves, arching, branching inflorescence carries numerous thinly textured, crystalline white 1-1/2" blooms, flared petals, anchor-shaped lip is white with orange throat Holcoglossum / auriculatum (subulifolium).
Stick Mounted Plant
Vietnam
China Holcoglossum / rupestre.
Stick Mounted Plant
Genus: Holcoglossum Species: rupestre Indigenous to: China
this is a truly great hardy drought-tolerant species with fantastic flowers, L. anceps is a Christmas bloomer, angular 4" bulbs with a solitary thick dark green 8" leaf, long 2 ft. spikes each with clusters of 2 to 5 flowers, the very showy 4" to 5" blooms are pale lavender with an intense crimson lip that has a yellow/red striped center, very easy to grow and fragrant, does very well outdoors down to 32 F. (Additional shipping may apply due to size of plant) Laelia / anceps.
Stick Mounted Plant
Mexico
Mexico Laelia / anceps 'Mendenhall' AM/AOS.
Stick Mounted Plant
Genus: Laelia Species: anceps 'Mendenhall' AM/AOS Indigenous to: Mexico
Genus: Laelia Species: anceps ssp dawsonii Indigenous to: Mexico Laelia / anceps ssp dawsonii.
Stick Mounted Plant
Mexico
Mexico Laelia / anceps ssp guerrero 'Broadview' AM/AOS.
Stick Mounted Plant
Genus: Laelia Species: anceps ssp guerrero 'Broadview' AM/AOS Indigenous to: Mexico
an easy grower, typical Laelia anceps growth habit and flower except for the pure white sepals and petals and light lavender to blush lip (some would call blue), center is yellow with dark crimson venation, another gorgeous bloom. (Additional shipping may apply due to size of plant) Laelia / anceps v. veitchiana.
Stick Mounted Plant
Mexico
Mexico Laelia / anceps x autumnalis natural hybrid.
Stick Mounted Plant
natural hybrid collected in Michoacan
a beautiful fall-blooming Laelia with 4" - 5" conical bulbs carrying 2 - 3 short thick leaves, producing 30" spikes with up to 12 showy 4" blooms, the spreading flowers are a soft lilac-rose with a magenta-tipped white lip, easy to grow and fragrant. (Additional shipping charge may apply due to size of plant) Laelia / autumnalis.
Stick Mounted Plant
Mexico
Brazil Laelia / dayana coerulea.
Stick Mounted Plant
Genus: Laelia Species: dayana coerulea Indigenous to: Brazil
Genus: Laelia Species: kettieana Indigenous to: Brazil Laelia / kettieana.
2" Pot
Brazil
Brazil Laelia / praestans.
Stick Mounted Plant
easy grower, charming dwarf Laelia with 2" narrow bulbs topped by glossy thick leaves, 3" flowers appear singly or in pairs on new growths as leaf opens, blooms are lavender with a dark tubular flared lip containing a yellow center, absolutely fabulous and floriferous
extremely hardy and spectacular species, another dwarf with very large flowers, the 2" bulbs produce 1-2 pinkish lavender beauties, up to 5", with purple spotted pale lavender lips, dry winter rest will produce spectacular results in May Laelia / speciosa.
Stick Mounted Plant
Mexico
Mexico Lemboglossum (Odontoglossum) / cervantesii v. lilacinum.
Stick Mounted Plant
miniature plants with 1" bulbs and a 3" leaf, a 10" spike produces up to six large flowers, the 3" blooms are rose colored with brown broken concentric rings around the center, fragile flowers last several weeks, very beautiful and unique, likes to grow cool but bright
an epiphyte of misty forests, 3" bulbs with a wide 8" leaf, the 18" arching spikes carry attractive 3" flowers, the blooms are an impressive brown leopard-like spots on a green background with the typical large heart-shaped white lip Lemboglossum (Odontoglossum) / cordatum.
Slab Mounted Plant
Mexico
Mexico Lemboglossum (Odontoglossum) / rossii.
Stick Mounted Plant
2" bulbs with a light green 5" leaf producing 6" spikes with up to 6 flowers each, white to pink 3" blooms with reddish-brown blotches, large flared white lip with a yellow center, long-lasting blooms.
Genus: Lepanthes Species: auriculata. Indigenous to: Ecuador Lepanthes / auriculata..
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Ecuador
Mexico Lockhartia / species.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Lockhartia Species: species Indigenous to: Mexico
Genus: Malleola Species: flammea Indigenous to: Philippines Malleola / flammea.
Stick Mounted Plant
Philippines
Ecuador Masdevallia / andreettana.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Masdevallia Species: andreettana Indigenous to: Ecuador
a larger and pendant-growing Masdevallia with waxy, grayish green leaves that can reach 12" in length, this awesome plant has a 3" bright yellow/orange bloom with a tiny red lip in the center, fragrance is reminiscent of Limburger cheese Masdevallia / caesia.
Treefern Pole Mounted Plant
Colombia
Panama Masdevallia / erinacea (horrida).
Slab Mounted Plant
just in from Mars, a beautiful mini miniature with clumping grass like 1-1/2" leaves, short 2" single flowered spikes producing alien-looking 1/2" blooms, the cuppy spiny flowers are yellow, spotted red/brown with dangling globular tipped yellow tails, must be kept moist at all times
a aurea form of this delightful floriferous miniature Masdevallia, has clumping 3" long narrow light green leaves, many short single flowered spikes appear simultaneously to the height of the foliage bearing lovely 2" yellow blooms, the slender dorsal sepal is held perpendicular to the slender lateral sepals, quick to form into small mass-blooming specimen plants Masdevallia / herradurae v. xanthina.
Slab Mounted Plant
Colombia
Peru Masdevallia / lilacina.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Masdevallia Species: lilacina Indigenous to: Peru
Genus: Masdevallia Species: lychniphora Indigenous to: Peru Masdevallia / lychniphora.
Slab Mounted Plant
Peru
Ecuador Masdevallia / melanoxantha.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Masdevallia Species: melanoxantha Indigenous to: Ecuador
1-1/2" tall densely foliated with narrow leaves, the tiny flowers are white and bell-shaped with yellow-tipped sepals, charming little plant Masdevallia / minuta.
Stick Mounted Plant
Surinam
Ecuador Masdevallia / pachyura.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Masdevallia Species: pachyura Indigenous to: Ecuador
Genus: Masdevallia Species: pachyura yellow Indigenous to: Ecuador Masdevallia / pachyura yellow.
2" Pot
Ecuador
Ecuador Masdevallia / polysticta.
3" Pot
an attractive Masdevallia with 5" tall leaves, produces flushes of multi-flowered simultaneously blooming 6" spikes, the pretty 1/2" triangular blooms are white and peppered in purple and are internally pubescent with 1/2" yellow tails, the dorsal sepal forms a hood over the smaller internal floral components
a terrific plant with a clumping growth habit, dark green 4" leaves, single flowered 3" spikes emerge from the base of the leaves, the brightly colored fleshy tubular 2-1/2" blooms are dark purple with yellow 1-1/2" tails which flare outwards, fairly easy grower Masdevallia / rolfeana.
2" Pot
Costa Rica
Panama Masdevallia / rolfeana select.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Masdevallia Species: rolfeana select Indigenous to: Panama
a handsome plant with large clumps of dark green 5" leaves, 6" spikes emerge from the base of the leaves carrying a beautiful dark purple tubular bloom which flares into a flat 1-1/2" wide flower, inside it is yellow merging into purple with a sharply contrasting broad white band on the inner half of the lower sepals, 3" orange-yellow tails, great flower Masdevallia / schroederiana.
Slab Mounted Plant
Costa Rica
Colombia Masdevallia / tricarinata.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Masdevallia Species: tricarinata Indigenous to: Colombia
Genus: Maxillaria Species: bradei Indigenous to: Brazil Maxillaria / bradei.
Slab Mounted Plant
Brazil
Peru Maxillaria / dillonii.
5" Pot
2" bulbs topped with a single 15" lanceolate leaf, unutterably gorgeous 4" blooms appear in flushes on 4" spikes, the narrow spreading sepals are bright yellow with forward leaning petals which uniquely and abruptly bend 90 degrees to either side, the lip is golden orange with ruffled red edges. (Additional shipping may apply due to size of plant)
fabulously beautiful mini with 1/2" squat bulbs several lanceolate 4" leaves, erect single-flowered 3" inflorescences appear randomly throughout the year, wide-open flowers are vertically spreading, with long tapering lateral sepals and petals, color is translucent creamy beige-pink with prominent red polka dots, arrow-shaped lip is creamy boldly spotted bright red Maxillaria / neophylla (attenuata).
4" Basket
Ecuador
Colombia Maxillaria / pseudo-reichenheimiana.
4" Basket
Genus: Maxillaria Species: pseudo-reichenheimiana Indigenous to: Colombia
Genus: Maxillaria Species: pyhalae (fucata type) Indigenous to: Peru Maxillaria / pyhalae (fucata type).
6" Basket
Peru
Venezuela Maxillaria / sophronitis.
Slab Mounted Plant
a fantastic miniature with a neat lush branching growth habit which quickly forms a specimen plant, multiplying 1/2" bulbs on a creeping branching rhizome, bulbs are topped with one or two bright-green leathery 1" leaves, short single-flowered basal spikes carry a gorgeous 3/4" crystalline brilliant orange bloom, oval pointed sepals with smaller clasped petals enclosing a brilliant yellow lip, very beautiful and charming.
a mini-miniature with a pendulous clumping growth habit, minute bulbs topped with a single fleshy sickle-shaped semi-terete 2" leaf, single flowers appear at the base of the bulbs throughout the year, the 3/4" blooms are somewhat closed with creamy sepals and petals covered with purple striations, protruding lip is pure white, easy grower and free-flowering. Maxillaria / uncata.
Stick Mounted Plant
Belize
New Guinea Mediocalcar / agathodaemonis.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Mediocalcar Species: agathodaemonis Indigenous to: New Guinea
Genus: Mediocalcar Species: bifolium type Harold Red Indigenous to: New Guinea Mediocalcar / bifolium type Harold Red.
Slab Mounted Plant
New Guinea
New Guinea Mediocalcar / decoratum variegated.
4" Basket
Genus: Mediocalcar Species: decoratum variegated Indigenous to: New Guinea
Genus: Mediocalcar Species: paradoxum ssp.robustum Indigenous to: Celebes Mediocalcar / paradoxum ssp.robustum.
Slab Mounted Plant
Celebes
Brazil Miltonia / regnellii var aureum.
6" Basket
Genus: Miltonia Species: regnellii var aureum Indigenous to: Brazil
Genus: Miltoniopsis Species: roezlii v. alba Indigenous to: Panama Miltoniopsis / roezlii v. alba.
Slab Mounted Plant
Panama
South Africa Mystacidium / braybonae.
Stick Mounted Plant
a miniature twig epiphyte that grows on fig trees and thorn bushes in seasonally dry deciduous forests, thick grayish-white roots adorn a tuft of 1 1/2" dark green leaves, 2" spikes emerge from below the leaves carrying a cluster of 1/2" pure white flowers with 1 1/2" spurs, petals are closed and protrude over the column, sepals spread out, mildly fragrant.
miniature with a 2" to 3" leaf-spread, multiple spikes with up to 8 flowers each, pure-white 3/4" blooms, very fragrant, charming dainty mini that flowers frequently. Mystacidium / venosum.
Stick Mounted Plant
South Africa
Java Oberonia / iridifolia (species (Java)).
Stick Mounted Plant
Genus: Oberonia Species: iridifolia (species (Java)) Indigenous to: Java
Genus: Octomeria Species: praestans Indigenous to: Brazil Octomeria / praestans.
Stick Mounted Plant
Brazil
Peru Odontoglossum / astranthum.
6" Basket
Genus: Odontoglossum Species: astranthum Indigenous to: Peru
Genus: Odontoglossum Species: nevadense Indigenous to: Colombia Odontoglossum / nevadense.
6" Basket
Colombia
Ecuador Odontoglossum / praestans.
Stick Mounted Plant
Genus: Odontoglossum Species: praestans Indigenous to: Ecuador
Genus: Oncidium Species: phalaenopsis Indigenous to: Peru Oncidium / phalaenopsis.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Peru
Brazil Oncidium / pumilum.
Stick Mounted Plant
Genus: Oncidium Species: pumilum Indigenous to: Brazil
Genus: Oncidium Species: warmingii Indigenous to: Brazil Oncidium / warmingii.
Treefern Pole Mounted Plant
Brazil
Colombia Ornithocephalus / dolabratus.
Stick Mounted Plant
Genus: Ornithocephalus Species: dolabratus Indigenous to: Colombia
another member of the "Bird Head Orchid" group, a charming miniature plant with equitant 2" to 3" leaves arranged in a perfect flat fan, numerous basal spikes up to 4" carry two rows of beautiful minute 1/8" crystalline green and white flowers which resemble birds in flight, blooms last up to 3 months on these dainty plants. Ornithocephalus / inflexus.
Stick Mounted Plant
Mexico
Guatemala Palumbina / candida.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Palumbina Species: candida Indigenous to: Guatemala
Genus: Paphiopedilum Species: delenatii alba Indigenous to: Vietnam Paphiopedilum / delenatii alba.
3" Pot
Vietnam
China Paphiopedilum / hirsutissimun.
4" Pot
an easy growing striking species from China with long 14" green leaves, single flowered 10" spike densely covered with short purple hairs carrying a finely fuzzy 5" bloom, the dorsal sepal is pale green and centrally glossy dark brown, the undulated petals are green becoming chestnut brown turning a bright rose purple on the later half, the large green pouch is purple finely spotted brown.
another "Ladyslipper Orchid" from the sub-genus Brachypetalum, 4 to 6 elliptic, dark-green 5" leaves are lightly tessellated with grayish-green, undersides are purple, 7" erect spikes bear 1 to 2 fantastic snow-white well-rounded slightly cupped 3" blooms which are peppered with ultra-fine purple spots, spherical pouch is pristine white, great long-lasting flower. Paphiopedilum / niveum.
2" Pot
Thailand
Sumatra Paphiopedilum / primulinum.
3" Pot
a truly delightful ladylipper species with elliptic 5" medium green leaves, fuzzy many-flowered 18" spikes bear a succession of 2" primrose to daffodil yellow flowers with chartreuse dorsal sepal , the laterally-spreading undulated petals are twisted at the tip and fringed with fine hairs, the bulbous pouch is topped with a green staminode. Can stay in successive bloom for up to a year.
Genus: Papilionanthe (Vanda) Species: taiwaniana Indigenous to: Taiwan Papilionanthe (Vanda) / taiwaniana.
3" Pot
Taiwan
Vietnam Papilionanthe (Vanda) / teres.
5" Pot
Genus: Papilionanthe (Vanda) Species: teres Indigenous to: Vietnam
Genus: Papilionanthe (Vanda) Species: teres var andersonii Indigenous to: Laos Papilionanthe (Vanda) / teres var andersonii.
3" Pot
Laos
Borneo Paraphalaenopsis / labukensis.
Stick Mounted Plant
marvelous plant with a pendulous growth habit, pendant dark green narrow terete leaves can eventually reach 6 ft. in length, short basal spikes can bear up to 15 fantastic flowers, crystalline 3" blooms have wavy purplish red sepals and petals speckled with yellow and a green margin, remarkable lip is cream with an orange base and purple spotting, great cinnamon aroma.
Genus: Paraphalaenopsis Species: laycockii Indigenous to: Borneo Paraphalaenopsis / laycockii.
Stick Mounted Plant
Borneo
Madagascar Phaius / pulchellus v. pulchellus.
4" Pot
Genus: Phaius Species: pulchellus v. pulchellus Indigenous to: Madagascar
Genus: Pholidota Species: pyrranthella (aff chinensis) Indigenous to: Laos Pholidota / pyrranthella (aff chinensis).
Slab Mounted Plant
Laos
Nepal Plant Agapetes / serpens.
4" Basket
Genus: Plant Agapetes Species: serpens Indigenous to: Nepal
Genus: Plant Begonia Species: staudtii (microsperma) Indigenous to: Nigeria Plant Begonia / staudtii (microsperma).
4" Pot
Nigeria
Argentina Plant Bromeliad Deuterocohnia / brevifolia ssp. brevifolia.
2" Pot
Genus: Plant Bromeliad Deuterocohnia Species: brevifolia ssp. brevifolia Indigenous to: Argentina
Genus: Plant Columnea Species: gloriosa Indigenous to: Costa Rica Plant Columnea / gloriosa.
4" Basket
Costa Rica
Sri Lanka Plant Impatiens / repens.
3" Pot
Genus: Plant Impatiens Species: repens Indigenous to: Sri Lanka
Genus: Plant Sinningia Species: muscicola Indigenous to: Brazil Plant Sinningia / muscicola.
2" Pot
Brazil
Argentina Plant Tillandsia / capillaris v virescens.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Plant Tillandsia Species: capillaris v virescens Indigenous to: Argentina
Genus: Pleurothallis Species: brighamii Indigenous to: Guatemala Pleurothallis / brighamii.
Stick Mounted Plant
Guatemala
Mexico Pleurothallis / ornata (schiedei).
Stick Mounted Plant
an awesome and unique flower!!! a miniature with spatulate 1 1/2" foliage, many 4" zigzag spikes produce successive 1/4" flowers, most amazing are the purple spotted sepals with dangling white club-shaped appendages that flutter on their edges, an absolutely exquisite miniature flower, easy grower and ever-blooming.
minute plant forming an attractive dense mat of tiny thick 1/2" light-green leaves growing on a rambling/branching rhizome, short single-flowered spikes arise from the apex of the leaf, the tiny 1/8" blooms are transluscent pale green. Pleurothallis / sertularioides.
Stick Mounted Plant
Jamaica
Brazil Pleurothallis / sonderana.
Slab Mounted Plant
a delightfull mini-mini with1/2" clumping stems topped with a linear 1" leaf, short spikes are produced in profusion creating a wonderful bouquet of tiny golden orange 1/4" flowers.
Genus: Pleurothallis Species: viduata (Selby) Indigenous to: Ecuador Pleurothallis / viduata (Selby).
4" Basket
Ecuador
Tanzania Polystachya / paniculata.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Polystachya Species: paniculata Indigenous to: Tanzania
Genus: Porroglossum Species: hoeijeri Indigenous to: Ecuador Porroglossum / hoeijeri.
Slab Mounted Plant
Ecuador
Brazil Promenaea / stapelioides.
4" Basket
3/4" angular pseudobulbs issue paired soft pale-green 3" leaves, short arching spikes carry 1-2 well rounded 2" light green flowers, heavily overlaid with red/purple concentric spotting, large rounded lip is dark purple/black with a white column, the largest flower in this group.
Genus: Renanthera Species: bella Indigenous to: Borneo Renanthera / bella.
Stick Mounted Plant
Borneo
Colombia Scaphosepalum / anchoriferum (fortuna rojo).
4" Basket
this great truly bizarre genus is closely allied to Masdevallias, this species has clumping dark green 4" foliage, radiating short spikes are successive-flowering, the bizarre 3/4" blooms are blood red , the lateral sepals form a pair of water buffalo-like horns with minutely fanged tips, the grotesque dorsal sepal has an erect purple tip
this is a great miniature species with Martian-like blooms closely related to Masdevallias, clumping foliage up to 4"; radiating spikes up to 5" are successive-flowering, the bizarre 1" blooms have creamy yellow v-shaped horn-like tails coming out of a purple-striped body that frame the inverted fingerlike purple dorsal sepal tip Scaphosepalum / breve.
2" Pot
Ecuador
Ecuador Scaphosepalum / breve pink.
4" Basket
Genus: Scaphosepalum Species: breve pink Indigenous to: Ecuador
Genus: Schoenorchis Species: brevirachis Indigenous to: Vietnam Schoenorchis / brevirachis.
Stick Mounted Plant
Vietnam
Java Schoenorchis / juncifolia.
Stick Mounted Plant
unlike any other Schoenorchis, a gorgeous plant with the best blooms in the genus, graceful wiry pendant branching stems up to 24" long, hanging needle-like (terete) 4" leaves are spaced every 3/4" along the stems, numerous 3" spikes carry dense wisteria-like spears of 1/3" blooms, the lovely flowers are bluish mauve to deep violet with a small white lip and a folded pink spur, free flowering.
Allied to S. fragrans a real mini-miniature delight, very compact with a vandaceous growth habit with 1/2" rough reddish-purple leaves and thick white warty roots, condensed 1/2" bunches of brilliant lavender 1/8" flowers, a tough durable plant Schoenorchis / tixieri.
Stick Mounted Plant
Vietnam
Ecuador Solenidiopsis / tigroides.
Slab Mounted Plant
Genus: Solenidiopsis Species: tigroides Indigenous to: Ecuador
Genus: Sophronitis Species: mantiqueirae Indigenous to: Brazil Sophronitis / mantiqueirae.
Stick Mounted Plant
Brazil
Ecuador Stelis / aperta.
4" Basket
Genus: Stelis Species: aperta Indigenous to: Ecuador
Genus: Thrixspermum Species: amplexicaule Indigenous to: Indonesia Thrixspermum / amplexicaule.
Stick or Slab Mounted Plant
Indonesia
Peru Trichoceros / species M.
Stick Mounted Plant
the smallest of all the ones I have both in stature and flower size with very cute green flowers with a dark red buggy lip, 1/2 inch flower on short spikes
Genus: Trichopilia Species: occidentalis Indigenous to: Peru Trichopilia / occidentalis.
6" Basket
Peru
Colombia Trichosalpinx / chamaelepanthes (pendant).
Treefern Pole Mounted Plant
Trichosalpinx chamleolepanthes uniquely captivating pendant freely branching plant whose masses of surprisingly large showy blossoms dwarf its chains of tiny 1/4" oval leaves, quickly becoming a specimen plant the under the right conditions, it flush blooms periodically with brilliant magenta thinly segmented 1" spidery flowers
the crown jewel of this genus of miniatures closely related to Masdevallia, a dense cluster of 30 or more thin flattened 1" leaves produces numerous thin 1 1/2" spikes each carrying a single gorgeous crystalline white 2" bloom with a pair of purple veins along the pointed outspread lateral sepals, upright dorsal sepal is also pointed, a truly neat miniature. Trisetella / hoeijeri.
Stick Mounted Plant
Ecuador
Taiwan Tuberolabium (Saccolabium) / kotoense.
Stick Mounted Plant
a miniature epiphyte found growing on ficus trees, it has a Phalaenopsis-like growth habit with thick leathery 4" leaves, numerous heavy pendulous 6" spikes emerge from between the leaves, buds appear from sheathed nodes on the thickened spikes producing a dense spray of pure white 1/2" flowers with violet spotted lips, very fragrant.
as the name suggests, this handsome and large species has flowers with three colors (white, purple, and brown); 3" sweetly fragrant blooms reminiscent of jasmine are waxy and often have marginated edges on the spotted brown sepals and petals; brown contrasts beautifully with the fleshy magenta/lavender lip. Vanda / tricolor.
5" Pot
Philippines
Brazil Zygopetalum / maxillare.
6" Basket
Genus: Zygopetalum Species: maxillare Indigenous to: Brazil
a lovely small member of this genus, subterranean 1" bulbs produce numerous dark green 10" leaves, basal 10" spikes emerge from maturing growths carrying up to 6 stunning 2 1/2" flowers, sepals and petals are dark chocolate brown with a wide flaring hot pink lip, flowers best in very bright light. Zygopetalum / triste.
3" Pot
Brazil