orchids we grow

Southern California orchid growers are blessed with (mostly) moderate temperatures throughout the year, allowing many orchids to be grown outdoors. In fact, fully 40% of OSSC members don't have a greenhouse! The photos on these pages are all examples of plants that have been grown in Southern California, both in and out of greenhouses, and come from the OSSC flickr group, which is open to all Southern California orchid enthusiasts. By default, the  "most interesting" photos are presented first. (Note: the degree of "interestingness" is determined by flickr's proprietary methodology.)


There are 174  photos in the OSSC flickr group.
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Cattleya mossiae reineckeana 'Bodenseeperle' SM(B)/D.O.G.2012   
by emmily1955

Cattleya mossiae var. coerulea   
by emmily1955

Cattleya mossiae reineckeana 'Bodenseeperle' SM(B)/D.O.G.2012   
by emmily1955

Cattleya mossiae reineckeana 'Bodenseeperle' SM(B)/D.O.G.2012   
by emmily1955

Cattleya schilleriana #2   
by emmily1955

Guarianthe Guatemalensis 'Bodenseeperle'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya granulosa 'Bodenseeperle'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya schroederae   
by emmily1955

Cattleya lawrenceana var. flamea #3   
by emmily1955

Cattleya Innocence Pastoral   
by Ligia M Lo Re

Cattleya mossiae semi albescens ' Semana Santa '   
by emmily1955

Cattleya intermedia 'orlata flamea'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya gaskelliana va. semi alba   
by emmily1955

Cattlianthe Fire Dance ' Patricia '   
by emmily1955

Cattleya amethystoglossa   
by emmily1955

Cat. intermedia v. aquinii coerulea ' Haneda ' x Cat. intermedia v. aquinii coerulea ' Fly Dragon '   
by emmily1955

Cattleya loddigesii   
by emmily1955

Pot Loud Nine 'RWA'   
by rwa_in_SD

First bloom seedling from Sunset Valley Orchids. Cross #6269 (Pot. Mem. Jim Nickou 'James' HCC/AOS X Pot. Golden Circle 'OPRL') 'RWA'. Great shape and color.   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya trianae 'A.C.Burrage'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya percivaliana   
by emmily1955

Soft colors   
by emmily1955

Cattleya percivaliana var.alba #2   
by emmily1955

Cattleya trianae var. semi alba 'Pink Gem'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya percivaliana var. semi alba 'Carache'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya labiata var. concolor   
by emmily1955

Cattleya maxima var. coerulea 'Hector'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya jenmanii var. jenmanii 'Rosa' - Bodenseerubin   
by emmily1955

Lc. C. G. Roebling ' Blue Indigo '   
by emmily1955

Left side velutina #2 - right side velutina #1   
by emmily1955

Cattleya velutina # 2   
by emmily1955

Cattleya Hardyana   
by Svetlana B.

Cattleya Hardyana   
by Svetlana B.

Cattleya harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya leopoldii   
by emmily1955

A visit to Sunset Valley Orchids. C. Leoloddiglossa var. coerulea. Fred Clarke is breeding with this one.   
by rwa_in_SD

A visit to Sunset Valley Orchids.   
by rwa_in_SD

A visit to Sunset Valley Orchids. Cattleya Enid, an old timer that is in the ancestry of many hybrids.   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya leopoldii var. alba   
by emmily1955

Cattleya sp.   
by N3ptun0

Cattleya granulosa 'Bodenseeperle'   
by emmily1955

Cat. gaskelliana var. ' Blue Dragon ' x ( intermedia x intertexta ) coerulea   
by emmily1955

Laelia purpurata var. carnea 'Harford' AM/AOS   
by rwa_in_SD

Lc Naranja en Flor 'RWA'   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya percivaliana   
by emmily1955

Cattleya jenmanii   
by emmily1955

Cattleya La Princesita ' Marvelle '   
by emmily1955

Laelia tenebrosa 'Bronze Beauty' AM/AOS   
by rwa_in_SD
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