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 53  photos in the OSSC flickr group.
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Sorted by: interestingness, date uploaded
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Potinara Exotic Dreams   
by Ligia M Lo Re

Orchids   
by N3ptun0

Cattleya sp.   
by N3ptun0

Orchids   
by N3ptun0

Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden   
by N3ptun0

Phalaenopsis sp.   
by N3ptun0

Moth orchid - Phalaenopsis sp.   
by N3ptun0

Cattleya sp.   
by N3ptun0

Phalaenopsis sp.   
by N3ptun0

Moth orchid (Phalaenopsis sp.)   
by N3ptun0

Orchids   
by N3ptun0

Two yellow orchids.   
by Alexandra Rudge.Thanks x 7 millon viewersl!

Just one.   
by Alexandra Rudge.Thanks x 7 millon viewersl!

Ochids 66.   
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Ochids 63.   
by Alexandra Rudge.Thanks x 7 millon viewersl!

Ochids 65.   
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Ascocentrum miniatum   
by Leon Verde

“Choose only one master - Nature"   
by Alexandra Rudge.Thanks x 7 millon viewersl!

“Fear is a habit; I am not afraid.”   
by Alexandra Rudge.Thanks x 7 millon viewersl!

Neofinetia falcata 'Koyo'   
by Uluwehi Knecht

Dendrobium hybrid   
by Leon Verde

Dendrobium tetragonum   
by orchid dude

Orchids 12.   
by Alexandra Rudge.Thanks x 7 millon viewersl!

Orchids 7.   
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Orchid 6.   
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Orchid 5.   
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Orchids 3.   
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sunny day cymbidium   
by nowhereonearth

Epi_cochelatum-1   
by Pterosaur Whisperer

manmade (Odontocidium hybrid or Brassia?)   
by nowhereonearth

I've been away awhile...   
by mondomuse

Cattleya orchid   
by nowhereonearth

spotted orchid (Oncidium sp.)   
by nowhereonearth

sunny orchid   
by nowhereonearth

Hairy lip (Cymbidium sp.)   
by nowhereonearth

Phalaenopsis orchid   
by mondomuse

Cymbidium orchids   
by nowhereonearth

slipper orchids (Paphiopedalum sp.)   
by nowhereonearth

Happy Mother's Day! (Dendrobium sp.)   
by nowhereonearth

trio (Phalaenopsis sp.)   
by nowhereonearth

sunny (Cymbidium sp.)   
by nowhereonearth

Miniature phalaenopsis orchid   
by mondomuse

Epidendrum radicans   
by mondomuse

Reed-stemmed orchids (Epidendrum ibaguense)   
by nowhereonearth

Moth orchid - Phalaenopsis sp.   
by N3ptun0

Cattleya sp.   
by N3ptun0

Orchids   
by N3ptun0

   
by Armine Abrahamyan

Orchids (Tolumnia sp.)   
by N3ptun0

The flower that follows the sun does so even in cloudy days.   
by Alexandra Rudge.Thanks x 7 millon viewersl!

Orchids 40.   
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Orchid 14.   
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ruffles & flourishes (Cattleya)   
by nowhereonearth
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