Tag: phalaenopsis

pretty petals – phalaenopsis orchids

October 10, 2013

Orchids orchids and orchids! This type of flower used to be synonymous with the rich and the royal. They were once only available to the affluent societies. Importation of these rare beauties from the various parts of Asia used to come with a hefty…

Wednesday’s Flowers – Mini Orchid

January 12, 2011

Orchids are one of my favourite flowers; I always enjoy the long stems of perfectly shaped flower and their exotic presence.  Despite the popular belief that they are finicky and hard to grow, they are actually the opposite.  Once you figure out the proper way to water an orchid they…