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Tag: Flowers

The Joy of Out-of-Bloom Orchids

If you want top pick up orchids on the cheap, and you’re feeling lucky, buy them when they’re not flowering.

Canna Bloom Timelapse

Beware of friends bearing bulbs!

I Always Feel Like Somebody’s Watching Me

My Pleiospilos nelii, aka Split Rock plant, is watching me.

Masdevallia floribunda flowers

It’s always exciting when an orchid flowers for the first time.

Don’t Stop Walking in the Bangkok Night Flower Market

There was only one booth that made me stop in my tracks – the orchid booth.

Hippeastrum ‘Apple Blossom’

The forgotten Amaryllis flower in all its glory.

Forgotten Amaryllis Bloom

I found it at the bottom of a bag of garden stuff a few months ago, and decided to give it one last try.

Amaryllis Bloom

Heather gave me a great new Amaryllis bulb a few months ago, and it just bloomed for the first time. I pointed my trusty PlantCam at it for a couple days.

Surprise Blooms

The best kind of flower is a surprise flower.


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