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 233  photos in the OSSC flickr group.
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Cattleya (Laelia) praestans   
by emmily1955

Cattleya (Laelia) praestans   
by emmily1955

Cattleya Walkerinter 'Franzl' SM(H)/ D.O.G. 2013   
by emmily1955

Cattleya La Princesita ' Marvelle '   
by emmily1955

Cattleya maxima var. coerulea 'Hector'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya perrinii   
by emmily1955

Cattleya x gravesiana   
by emmily1955

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

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

Blc. Pamela Hetherington   
by emmily1955

Cattleya Duvenii ' Bodenseeperle'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya maxima   
by emmily1955

Cattleya x Whitei   
by emmily1955

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

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

Cattleya velutina # 2   
by emmily1955

Cattleya lueddemanniana semi alba 'Cerro Verde'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya x Hardyana 'Schöne Linzgauerin'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya x Hardyana 'Schöne Linzgauerin'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya x Hardyana 'Schöne Linzgauerin'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya maxima coerulea ´Gigi x Angelo´   
by emmily1955

Cattleya maxima coerulea ´Gigi x Angelo´   
by emmily1955

Cattleya maxima coerulea ´Gigi x Angelo´   
by emmily1955

Cattleya maxima ' Vanessa '   
by emmily1955

Cattleya sp.   
by N3ptun0

Cattleya gaskelliana var. coerulea #2   
by emmily1955

Cattleya Hardyana   
by Svetlana B.

Cattleya Hardyana   
by Svetlana B.

Cattleya x hardyana semi alba 'Emmily'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya loddigesii   
by emmily1955

Cattleya violacea semi alba ' Icabaru '   
by emmily1955

Cattleya violacea semi alba ' Icabaru '   
by emmily1955

Cattleya leopoldii   
by emmily1955

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

Cattleya leopoldii var. alba   
by emmily1955

Cattleya granulosa Hybrid???   
by emmily1955

Cattleya granulosa Hybrid??   
by emmily1955

Cattleya sp.   
by N3ptun0

Cattleya granulosa 'Bodenseeperle'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya granulosa 'Bodenseeperle'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya x Frankeana   
by emmily1955

Cattleya x Frankeana   
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

Laelia tenebrosa 'Bronze Beauty' AM/AOS   
by rwa_in_SD

Laelia dayana x Cat. harrisoniae alba   
by emmily1955

Cattleya Intricata   
by emmily1955

Cattleya purpurata var. sanguinea ' Mentzii '   
by emmily1955

Cattleya purpurata var.sanquinea ' Mentzii '   
by emmily1955

Cattlleya leopoldii x Cattleya Peckhaviensis   
by emmily1955

Cattleya mossiae var. coerulea   
by emmily1955

Cattleya mossiae var. coerulea   
by emmily1955

Cattleya mossiae var. cerulea   
by emmily1955

Lc. Canhamiana '061609'   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya sp.   
by N3ptun0

Cattleya lawrenceana   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya Big Ben (C. Portia x mossiae)   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya labiata var. semi-alba 'RWA'   
by rwa_in_SD

Lc. Puppy Love 'True Beauty' HCC/AOS   
by rwa_in_SD

Pot. Susan Fender 'Cinnamon Stick' AM/AOS   
by rwa_in_SD

Lc. Bonanza Queen 'Panamint' AM/AOS   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

Lc. Elegans   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya Harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya Harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

C. lueddemanniana var. coerulea   
by iknowledgetree

Cattleya Cernua   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya Cernua   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya Cernua   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya Cernua   
by Giorgio Armano

Blc. Kurt Studier 'RWA'   
by rwa_in_SD

C. violacea var. semi-alba flamea 'Charming marvel'   
by iknowledgetree

Cattleya Leoloddiglossa var. coerulea 'Mojito'   
by rwa_in_SD

C. violacea "good fortune"   
by iknowledgetree

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

C.aclacdiae   
by iknowledgetree

Cattleya Harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya Harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya Harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

L. lobata var. coerulea 'Maria Christiana'   
by iknowledgetree

L. purpurata fma. flamea''Grea World''   
by iknowledgetree

C. forbesii "BRIC Dream"   
by iknowledgetree

C. forbesii "BRIC Dream"   
by iknowledgetree

Laeliocattleya Sincomedia   
by Giorgio Armano

Laeliocattleya Sincomedia   
by Giorgio Armano

Lc. Canhamiana '061609'   
by rwa_in_SD
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