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.)


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Isabelia virginalis   
by Giorgio Armano

Isabelia virginalis   
by Giorgio Armano

Mediocalcar pygmaeum   
by Giorgio Armano

Phalaenopsis bellina   
by Giorgio Armano

Dendrobium Hibiki   
by Giorgio Armano

Phalaenopsis bellina coerulea   
by Giorgio Armano

orchid s.p.   
by Christian Guay

Phalaenopsis pulchra   
by Giorgio Armano

Phalaenopsis violacea tipo & indigo   
by Giorgio Armano

Phalaenopsis violacea indigo   
by Giorgio Armano

Leptotes bohnkiana   
by Giorgio Armano

Aerangis fastuosa   
by Giorgio Armano

Isabelia virginalis   
by Giorgio Armano

Phalaenopsis bellina   
by Giorgio Armano

Dendrobium subuliferum   
by Giorgio Armano

Dendrobium Subuliferum   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya Cernua   
by Giorgio Armano

Phalaenopsis Bellina coerulea   
by Giorgio Armano

Phalaenopsis Violacea "Malaysian Blue"   
by Giorgio Armano

Phalaenopsis Pulchra   
by Giorgio Armano

Phalaenopsis Violacea   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

Aerangis Fastuosa   
by Giorgio Armano

Dendrobium Cuthbertsonii   
by Giorgio Armano

Dendrobium Cuthbertsonii   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya Cernua   
by Giorgio Armano

Dendrobium Hibiki   
by Giorgio Armano

Phalaenopsis Speciosa var Chiristiana   
by Giorgio Armano

Phalaenopsis Speciosa var Christiana   
by Giorgio Armano

Leptotes Bohnkiana   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

Phalaenopsis Bellina var Coerulea   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya Harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya Harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya Harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

Phalaenopsis Bellina   
by Giorgio Armano

Laeliocattleya Sincomedia   
by Giorgio Armano

Dendrobium Victoria-Reginae   
by Giorgio Armano

Serapia lingua   
by Giuseppe Cillis

Orchis purpurea   
by Giuseppe Cillis

Orchid   
by Tobias Svedberg

(Cym.) Cymbidium insigne var. sanderi ‘Atrosanginea’   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium insigne var. sanderi‘Atrosanginea’   
by HIRO.Morison

(Paph.) Paphiopedilum Tsuya Ikeda ‘Koiso’   
by HIRO.Morison

(Phal.) Phalaenopsis Kenneth Schubert ‘M’   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium Showgirl ‘Silcocky’   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium Showgirl ‘Silcocky’   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium Enzan Delight ‘Bridal Veil’ (a true albino)   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium tracyanum ‘Shining Copper’(4N = Tetraploid) (My Original Selection)   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium tracyanum ‘Shining Copper’(4N = Tetraploid) (My Original Selection)   
by HIRO.Morison

(Ptst.) Pterostylis ×toveyana   
by HIRO.Morison

Coelogyne ovalis   
by HIRO.Morison

Coelogyne fimbriata ‘Alba’ (a true albino)   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium ensifolium ‘Lóngyán sù xīn’ (a true albino)   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium Sleeping Dawn ‘Aito-Yūki’   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium Sleeping Dawn ‘Aito-Yūki’   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium Sleeping Dawn ‘Hakata’ (Mr. Hitaka Sadaki, 1993. JAPAN.) (a true albino)   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium Spring Night ‘Deep Impact’ (Mr. Ujiike Masanori, 2007. JAPAN.)   
by HIRO.Morison

Lily May 20th 2012   
by Lou Bradt

(Cym.) Cymbidium Alexanderi ‘Fine’   
by HIRO.Morison

(Coel.) Coelogyne Memoria Louis Forget ‘Bambi’ GM/JOGA   
by HIRO.Morison

(Coel.) Coelogyne Memoria Louis Forget ‘Bambi’ GM/JOGA   
by HIRO.Morison

Cattleya harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

Mediocalcar pygmaeum   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

Phalaenopsis Luedde-Violacea   
by Giorgio Armano

(Cym.) Cymbidium insigne var. sanderi‘Atrosanginea’   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium erythraeum var. flavum   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium erythraeum ‘Petit Chocolat’   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium Bennett-Poei ‘Honeydew’   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium ensifolium ‘Bái guìfēi sù xīn’   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium Spring Night ‘Deep Impact’   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium Alexanderi ‘Fine’   
by HIRO.Morison

Bletilla striata ‘White Glittering’ ( a true albino )(Chinese Dwarf Type Strain Cultivar)(My Original Seedling & Selection)   
by HIRO.Morison

Coelogyne fimbriata   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium Spring Night ‘Deep Impact’ (Mr. Ujiike Masanori, 2007. JAPAN.)   
by HIRO.Morison

Orchid July 2012 (#Explored 4th August 2012)   
by Lou Bradt

(Cym.) Cymbidium Alexanderi ‘Fine’   
by HIRO.Morison

Orchids in Balboa Park   
by leadenhall

Coelogyne ovalis   
by HIRO.Morison

(Cym.) Cymbidium macrorhizon   
by HIRO.Morison
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