73 and still gardening

Vanda Rothschildiana

To those who are feeling blue, here’s a pretty orchid to brighten up your day… – Mama Nene

Mama Nene's Garden

In gardens, beauty is a by-product.  The main business is sex and death.

– Sam Llewelyn

These indigo flowers come from the Vanda Rothschildiana,  a hybrid orchid between of the Blue Orchid (Vanda coerulea) and the Euanthe sanderiana. I’ve enjoyed looking at the 5 inches wide flat flowers bloom for at least 4 weeks.

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One response

  1. Wow! That is a spectacular bloom!

    January 28, 2012 at 2:47 pm

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