Orchideen Cirrhopetalum medusae

Orchideen Cirrhopetalum medusae

No fear, Dear Reader, You will not petrify at the sight of this Medusa head! Isn't this something that was feared in ancient times?, snake-haired monster, but about the blooming inflorescence of one …

Orchideen Cochleanthes discolor

Orchideen Cochleanthes discolor

With their 17 Species, our genus is distributed from Guatemala to Peru; some species are also found in Brazil. They are all epiphytically growing orchids without clearly developed bulbs. Cochleanthes discolor ist in Guatemala, Costa Rica, Panama and …

Orchid Cattleya

Orchid Cattleya

Due to their beautiful flowers, the Cattleya are among the best-known and most popular orchids. Care is not difficult under certain conditions. First and foremost, humidity is required in the growing season. The posture in the room is no longer necessary. If also …

Orchids Paphiopedilum callosum

Orchids Paphiopedilum callosum

It has already been reported, that the orchid flower is in the same way as the tulip, Märzenbecher and Krokus has a six-fold flower envelope. At Venus- and we only ever discover lady's slipper species 5 Petals. The numerical reduction is due to the …

Orchids Cattleya Citrina

Orchids Cattleya Citrina

You don't exactly live in a land of milk and honey, the epiphytic growing orchids, our Cattleya citrina is one of them. The scarce presence of nourishing substance at these lofty heights, far from fertile soil, but above all the fluctuating water supply …