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 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 22
Like Tree1Likes

A MINIATURE ORCHID

This is a discussion on A MINIATURE ORCHID within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I just got back home and found these orchids blooming, i bought them last year ...

Click here to increase the font size Click here to reduce the font size
  1. #1
    jade_orchid's Avatar
    jade_orchid is offline Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Posts
    62

    Default A MINIATURE ORCHID

    I just got back home and found these orchids blooming, i bought them last year from a trip in the province, they were collected fom the wild by local people...
    The whole plant can fit on my palm. It looks like a monopodial with leaves very similar to phalaenopsises. What could this species be?
    Attached Images Attached Images    

  2. #2
    Lambert's Avatar
    Lambert is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Laurent Lambert
    My Grow Area
    Windowsill
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Laelia & Encyclia
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Location
    Brooklyn, NY
    Posts
    1,723
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    This is adorable, I really like it and I want to know what it is too! Anyone?

  3. #3
    clintdawley's Avatar
    clintdawley is offline Wrapped in metal..wrapped in ivy...
    Real Name
    Clint M. Dawley
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Cattleya Alliance
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    Fort Worth, Texas
    Posts
    2,743
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    That is cool, but I'm stumped for a name as well!

  4. #4
    Cjcorner's Avatar
    Cjcorner is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Connie
    My Grow Area
    Porch/Patio.
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Mini Vanda, Schombs &Encyclia.
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    West of Tampa, FL
    Posts
    9,139
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    What a cute little bloomer! I love that fuzzy lip!
    Connie

  5. #5
    Ron-NY is offline rothaholic
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Saratoga Co. New York
    Posts
    6,922

    Default

    nice maybe a Gastrochilus species but not positive.

  6. #6
    Leslie's Avatar
    Leslie is offline Junior Member
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Oncidium (at the moment lol)
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Chicagoland
    Posts
    21
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    That is sooo cute. I would like to know what that is too.

  7. #7
    pavel's Avatar
    pavel is offline change is the only constant
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    whatever will bloom
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Michigan
    Posts
    8,643
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    What a bizarre little plant! Those spikes are unusual.

  8. #8
    Tmai's Avatar
    Tmai is offline Ya'll are funnin' me!
    Real Name
    Tami
    My Grow Area
    Porch/Patio.
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Catts and Vandas
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    Pensacola, FL
    Posts
    3,096
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    That's a cutie. Little spotted fuzzy lip!

    Tami

  9. #9
    ischel1's Avatar
    ischel1 is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Mary
    My Grow Area
    Greenhouse
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Cattleya William Farrell
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Gender
    Female
    Location
    Gulf Coast
    Posts
    3,141
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Very pretty. Is there a fragrance?

  10. #10
    Molly Taco's Avatar
    Molly Taco is offline Re-member WHAT ??
    Real Name
    Cin
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Catts
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    SW FL
    Posts
    4,740
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    What cuties they are !!!
    Cin

Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Miniature Dendrobiums
    By gardenguysorchids in forum New Growers: Ask the Senior Members
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: February 19th, 2013, 04:49 PM
  2. Yellow & Pink miniature Phals
    By Bikerdoc5968 in forum Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: May 11th, 2009, 01:21 PM
  3. miniature orchid Schönorchis manipurensis
    By Drosera in forum Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: July 25th, 2008, 12:29 AM
  4. Miniature Phals
    By Tanya in forum Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: May 27th, 2008, 03:15 AM
  5. Miniature Phal???
    By ischel1 in forum New Growers: Ask the Senior Members
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: August 11th, 2007, 11:22 AM

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.