The orchids in the Twin Cities area are stunning right now! Are you seeing many orchids blooming indoors in your area? There are scores of different varieties in the stores here, but I’ve only seen the Phaius orchids (pictured above) at my local conservatory. Are you familiar with them? Like the Phalaenopsis I showed you […]
Are you up for nudging the winter blues away? I am. Lately, I’ve been orchid stalking at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Conservatory. January in Minnesota can be brutally hard unless you know the right places to hang out. For orchid lovers, or those who just need the sight of a bloom or two (or more) […]
For my northern, small space gardeners, today’s post is more about flower eye-candy than something you’d actually grow in your yard. I’m looking out my large studio window and all I can see is….white. What does it look like by you? White, too? If so, then you might really enjoy today’s post. Bauhinia Blakeana Orchid […]
Orchid lovers unite! Orchids are everywhere this season. I often do a Wordless Wednesday post, but today I’m sharing the gorgeous orchids I saw this past weekend at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens. The exhibit is an attention grabber from the beginning…I was greeted by this wonderful wall of canned plants. How fun is that? […]
I’m not an orchid grower, but I do love their eye-popping color and uniqueness. This year my local arboretum and conservatory created some unique displays including a a tree of orchids and Japanese vignette. Enjoy the creativity and have a fun Friday! Share With Others….