Phalaenopsis sanderiana

Phalaenopsis sanderiana

Phalaenopsis sanderianaPhalaenopsis sanderiana is a very nice species from the Philippines where it grows at sea level up to about 450 meters. It was discovered in 1882 by Roebelin who sent it off to Sander, the famous orchid collector who gave it its name. I never use supporting stakes for my orchids, unless absolutley necessary. I think it is much more beautiful to […]

By |2017-10-13T11:25:58+01:00July 12th, 2010|Categories: My orchids|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Phalaenopsis sanderiana

The haul from the weekend orchid show…

Prosthechea vitellinaThis was a good day for the orchid fiend. There was a (very small) orchid show at one of the flowershops an hour north of here. I had special ordered a few plants from the main grower supplying the show, Karge from Germany, but of course there were several impulse buys as well…  

So after about an hour of perusing, with the very patient […]