Shop Orchid Care OrchidTalk Orchid Forum Weather Station Links Nursery

Welcome to OrchidTalk Orchid Forums


The Friendliest Orchid Community on the Internet!


  •  » Learn to Repot your Orchids
  •  » Learn Orchid Care Tips and Secrets
  •  » Find the perfect Orchid for your Growing Environment
  •  » Chat with Orchid Growing Professionals

OrchidTalk - "Bringing People Together to Grow Orchids Better!"


Let us help you grow your Orchids better; Join our community today.


YES! I want to register an account for free right now!


Register or Login now to remove this advertisement.

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 16
Like Tree31Likes

Laelia purpurata

This is a discussion on Laelia purpurata within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; The guys were surprised when seeing such a small one had so beautiful flowers....

Click here to increase the font size Click here to reduce the font size
  1. #1
    san's Avatar
    san
    san is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Zuoxin-liu
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Guangzhou,China
    Posts
    601

    Default Laelia purpurata

    The guys were surprised when seeing such a small one had so beautiful flowers.
    Name:  ???? 2014-05-16_12-17-46_727.jpg
Views: 948
Size:  22.5 KB

  2. #2
    chingjervis's Avatar
    chingjervis is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Jervis
    My Grow Area
    Porch/Patio.
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Paph, Ctsm., Crths., Stan.
    Join Date
    Mar 2014
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Quezon City, Philippines
    Posts
    1,708
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Even i was surprised too see such a fabulous outcome by mother nature. Truly you cannot judge a book by its cover.

    Congratulations.

  3. #3
    Real Name
    Zainal Abidin Bin Othman
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Huntleya, Bollea, Cochleanthes
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Melaka, West Malaysia
    Posts
    12,761
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Agree with you small plant with awesome outcome congrats.

  4. #4
    san's Avatar
    san
    san is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Zuoxin-liu
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Guangzhou,China
    Posts
    601

    Default

    Thank you Jervis and Zainal!

  5. #5
    ksriramkumar is offline Senior Member
    My Grow Area
    Outside 24/7
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Vanda, Phals & Dendrobium
    Join Date
    Jul 2013
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Bangalore,India
    Posts
    6,790
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Looks gorgeous. thanks for sharing

  6. #6
    catttan's Avatar
    catttan is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Yew-Sung
    My Grow Area
    Outside 24/7
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    cattleyas, vandaceous,paphios
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Kedah, Peninsular Malaysia
    Posts
    15,877
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    A very fine specimen !

  7. #7
    wolf71758's Avatar
    wolf71758 is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Bob Hydzik
    My Grow Area
    Under Lights
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Catasetinae, Catt, Den
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Knoxville, Tennessee
    Posts
    275
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Beautiful. One for my wish list.
    Posted via Mobile Device

  8. #8
    Orquiadicto's Avatar
    Orquiadicto is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Jesus Carreno
    My Grow Area
    Outside 24/7
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Everything that blooms for me
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Rubi (Spain, close to Barcelona)
    Posts
    1,299
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Beautiful. It amazes me that such a small plant can already produce flowers. That gives me hope, since I have one in more or less the same size (or a touch bigger).
    Last edited by Orquiadicto; May 22nd, 2014 at 10:27 AM.

  9. #9
    kspalding's Avatar
    kspalding is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Kim
    My Grow Area
    Windowsill
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Cattaleya and Intergeneric
    Join Date
    Nov 2013
    Gender
    Female
    Location
    Florida
    Posts
    982
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Always nice to get a pleasant surprise, isn't it? I only hope my Catt is as big.

  10. #10
    eorchids's Avatar
    eorchids is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Eric
    My Grow Area
    Greenhouse
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Cattleya, Laelia, Phalaenopsis
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Orléans, France
    Posts
    1,886
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Surprising and a very beautiful one.

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 3
    Last Post: October 3rd, 2012, 10:37 AM
  2. Laelia tenebrosa x Laelia purpurata
    By hoanglong in forum Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: September 8th, 2012, 10:17 PM
  3. Laelia purpurata
    By Tom-19951 in forum Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: June 15th, 2010, 05:50 PM
  4. Laelia purpurata
    By Jmoney in forum Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: May 29th, 2010, 05:01 PM
  5. Laelia purpurata
    By Tanya in forum Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: May 24th, 2010, 08:43 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
OrchidTalk --An Orchid Growers Discussion Forum brought to you by River Valley Orchidworks. A World Community where orchid beginners and experts talk about orchids and share tips on their care, cultivation, and propagation.