Simon Pugh-Jones

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Teacher in charge of the Writhlington Orchid Project

Phalaenopsis bastianii – 365 days of orchids – day 1896

First flowerings of species are always exciting, and today it is the turn of Phalaenopsis bastianii. This attractive species is small growing with glossy flowers reminiscent of Phalaenopsis fasciata (below) but with a different shaped lip. Phalaenopsis bastianii is native to the Philippine islands of the Sulu Archipelago running between Borneo and the Philippines – […]