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September Blooming Botanicals
Epidendrum porpax 'St Nancy', CCM/AOS
Epidendrum porpax 'St Nancy', CCM/AOS
This intriguing, miniature species from Colombia has compact, succulent-like foliage and produces distinctive, charming flowers. These perky green flowers have a large, shiny, cocoa-red lip, and are each about the size of a nickel. When in bloom, this great miniature is only about five inches tall, and that's including the pot! In its native habitat, this species grows epiphytically in pine and oak forests at elevations up to 6000 feet. In cultivation, it grows well under intermediate conditions, but will also grow outside with Cymbidiums.

Established blooming-size divisions from our mother-plant.

Intermediate growing. July - September blooming.
Orchid of the Day: August 15, 2023
starting at
$25.00
Oncidium flexuosum
Oncidium flexuosum
This South American species is an enduring favorite of ours, due to its clouds of bright yellow flowers, tolerance of cold seasonal temperatures ( at our nursery it went down to 26 degrees F for 2 hours - without any problems!), and its ease and willingness to bloom. To accommodate its climbing nature, many customers mount them on cork slabs or tie them into slatted wooden baskets.

Established blooming-size divisions from our mother-plant.

Temperature Tolerant. July - September blooming. Species from Brazil.
Orchid of the Day: April 14, 2024
starting at
$35.00
Paphiopedilum charlesworthii
Paphiopedilum charlesworthii
This beautiful species puts on such a lovely show, and with such delicacy and elegance, it is considered one of the real stars of its entire genus! Perhaps its most striking feature is its big, round, dusky-pink dorsal sepal that stands poised above the fawn brown petals and pouch that has white and rosy-pink accents. A robust stem holds the flower aloft above its lush foliage. . Intermediate growing. September-October blooming.
Orchid of the Day: October 8, 2018
starting at
$35.00
Stenoglottis Bill Fogarty
Stenoglottis Bill Fogarty
Enchanting miniature! An intriguing primary hybrid of two African species, Stenoglottis fimbriata and Stenoglottis woodii. The profuse, petite flowers bloom plume-like on upright stems and are pale pink with tiny magenta spots, blooming sequentially (mature buds towards the base open earlier than upper buds).

Deciduous! Like its parents, this hybrid is a deciduous perennial, seasonally losing all its leaves while the subterranean bulbs rest before the next growth season. This means that for a brief time their pots appear bare, but soon the past leaves are replaced by new rosettes of foliage. So, don't throw this out when all the leaves fall off - it's not dead, it's just resting!

Established blooming-size divisions from our mother-plant.

Temperature Tolerant. September blooming.
Orchid of the Day: August 30, 2021
starting at
$17.50

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