|January 15. 2004|
the whole plant measures only about 7 inches.
close up of the pretty pink flowers below -
unidentified Miltoniopsis (aka "the 30 $ Pansy") has citrus scented flowers which are showy and long lasting. This plant needs to be repotted yearly. Light conditions are as for Phals.
Next to it: Ancistrochilus rothschildianus.
and the dependable gorgeous Bc Princess Teresa 'Princess Michiko' in back
|Jan. 21. 2004
and another grouping:
Bl Morning Glory 'H&R', showing one of two nice spikes
Lockhartia oerstedii - flowering since December
the pretty Oerstedella centradenia now fully open
front left shows the very cute Masd. tonduzzii - it keeps on flowering
front right Amesiella philippinensis - fully open
Below is the close up of the Amesiella. The flower had just opened a couple of days earlier.
Last year this tiny plant produced two promising buds, which progressed nicely and then aborted. I am tickled pink to see this beautiful flower this season. The scent is reminiscent of Cyclamen.
|Dendrochilum glumaceum Jan 22. 2004 ( Feb 2002)
(Or should it be called Dendrochilum wheatii, a plant a farmer would love?)
The very fragrant sprays of flowers fill a whole room with the delicious scent of Anise.