Archive for May, 2011

Is it Luisia psyche or Luisia thailandica?Or Luisia Species?

Posted in Luisia, Orchids with tags , , on May 18, 2011 by orchideae

This beautiful vandaeous orchid resemble the vegetative look of a terete vanda. The plant receive around 80 % of sunlight and the flowers appeared in a cluster held close to the leave axil. The flowers have light yellow petals with a blackish brown lip. The flower is 2cm x 2.5cm.

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The plant.

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The flowers.

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The flowers.

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Side profile of the flowers.

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Dimension of flowers.

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Dimension of flowers.

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List of Orchid Plantlets for sale from Singapore Botanic Gardens

Posted in 2011, Events happening around the region, News from Singapore, Singapore with tags , , , , , on May 1, 2011 by orchideae

Fancy bringing home Bae Yong Jun or Stefanie Sun? Now you can do so!!!!

Plantlets of Dendrobium Bae Yong Jun and Dendrobium Stefanie Sun are currently available for a flask of 10 plants @$26.50 while a single plantlet in a tube would cost $11.20 at the Orchid Breeding and Micropropagation Lab at the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Many more interesting hybrids are available too. Please see the following list for the plantlets on sale.

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The list is current for the month of May 2011. While stocks last!!!

Terms cash only. Interested parties, plaese contact Mrs Khoo (64719928) / Ms Soh Weijing during office hours.