Paphiopedilum kolopakingii

This extraordinarily elegant slipper orchid was displayed without its label at an exhibition, but a few Google searches and photo...

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Phalaenopsis Valentinii

Phalaenopsis Valentinii is an old primary hybrid between phal cornu-cervi and violacea which has more recently been remade into plants with amazing flower...

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Renanthera Singaporeans

Like many orchids of this genus, Renanthera Singaporeans (Kalsom x Tom Thumb) impresses with its numerous Chinese fire-cracker red flowers...

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Aerides lawrenceae x Vandachostylis Pine Rivers

Here is another interesting and beautiful intergeneric vanda, again using the robust Aerides lawrenceae as a parent. The other parent,...

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Dendrobium parthenium

A pretty dendrobium from the forests of Sabah, Borneo Dendrobium parthenium looks typical of many Formosae dendrobiums, with long slender...

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Yellow Cymbidiums

Cymbidiums are a rarity here because of the warm climate, so seeing two elegant yellow cymbidiums at the Perdana Gardens...

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Dendrobium bracteosum

Dense clumps of long-lasting flowers adorn this small to medium-sized dendrobium, altogether making this a gem of an orchid. This...

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Vanda Yano Blue (Madame Rattana x Wirat)

Large, ‘blue’ spotted flowers on this strap-leaved vanda caught my eye with its twin spikes and robust looking plant. Its...

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Vandachostylis Luke Thai

A small, compact vadaceous orchid with beautiful green-ochre petals and pink-lipped flowers. It’s not every day that I get to...

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Paphiopedilum lowii

Pigtail-like petals tipped with pink characterise this elegant slipper orchid. It’s one of the warmer tolerant species found in the...

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