365 days of orchids – day 560 – Renanthera imschootiana

   We have now had several weeks of very hot weather and this is not enjoyed by some of our cool mountain orchids. Renathera imshcootiana on the other hand is loving the sun and the warmth. This amazing red relative of Vanda is unfortunately one of the orchid species threatened by the trade in unsustainable […]


365 days of orchids – day 559 – Cymbidium erythrostylum

Most of our cymbidium species flower in the autumn and spring but this species is an exception flowering from July until September. This small growing cymbidium is native to Vietnam where it grows in cool forests at around 1500m. We find this species very straight forward and reliable with the advantage of flowering relatively quickly […]