My first thought on seeing your orchids was, "she must live in California" !They are so beautiful and look fantastic against that goldish wall. Where do they grow in your garden, would love to see a photo . I've never actually seen them growing anywhere except in a nursery or a florist's shop !
Many species of cymbidium love the cool damp nights of San Francisco. I have a massive collection growing in the alley alongside my house. They are not as delicate as you think ~ orchids love overcrowding and neglect!
Thoughts...-no fair! Growing in the alley? Geez... We grow weeds in our alleys here.-love the flow blue (check)-love the cymbidium color with the flow blue (check)-is the marble real or painted? (could be either, knowing you...)
thanks Ann! i have some weeds, too, but I don't post pictures of them! the carrara table is real (it's a great old crab tale from my grandmother) but I have faux'ed a few in my day.
My mother has a nice collection of flow blue all hanging on the wall. How nice to see this with the beautiful orchids against the blue! Lovely contrast.
Lovely Cymbidiums, do you really leave them out all year.Paul
yes Paul- they thrive on overcrowding and neglect. Also cool foggy nights and indirect sunshine!
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