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Today’s the Last Day – Don’t Miss Out

TODAY is the last day we are opening our doors to show off our award-winning plants and help solve your most vexing questions about orchids, their culture and celebrate the fascinating world of the Orchid genus at our splendid “Orchid … Continue reading

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Tomorrow is the start of our ANNUAL SPRING SHOW

TOMORROW, we open our doors and show off our award-winning plants and help solve your most vexing questions about orchids, their culture and celebrate the fascinating world of the Orchid genus at our splendid “Orchid Show and Sales Extravaganza”. Below … Continue reading

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2 Days To Go Until Our Spring Show

In 2 days time, we open our doors and show off our award-winning plants and help solve your most vexing questions about orchids, their culture and celebrate the fascinating world of the Orchid genus at our splendid “Orchid Show and … Continue reading

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3 Days To Go Until Our Spring Show

In 3 days time, we open our doors and show off our award-winning plants and help solve your most vexing questions about orchids, their culture and celebrate the fascinating world of the Orchid genus at our splendid “Orchid Show and … Continue reading

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4 Days To Go, Until Our Spring Show

In 4 days time, we open our doors and show off our award-winning plants and help solve your most vexing questions about orchids, their culture and celebrate the fascinating world of the Orchid genus at our splendid “Orchid Show and … Continue reading

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5 Days To Go – Until Our Spring Show

In 5 days time, we open our doors and show off our award-winning plants and help solve your most vexing questions about orchids, their culture and celebrate the fascinating world of the Orchid genus at our splendid “Orchid Show and … Continue reading

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Dracula’s return might only be 2 weeks away!

The genus Dracula orchid is comprised from about a hundred species native to Central and South America. Its name is derived from the Latin dracula, which means little dragon, in reference to the strange, sinister appearance of the flowers. The … Continue reading

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So Do You Like a Lycaste?

It’s only 6 Weeks To Go: Did you know that the Lycaste is an orchid? Did you know that it is named after the beautiful daughter of King Priam and Queen Hecuba of Troy, and was first named by John … Continue reading

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9 Weeks to go – What flower is that?

Have you ever seen a flower like this before? Would you believe this is an orchid?  Yes, this is a Bulbophyllum. Bulbophyllum’s have more than 2000 known species and is the largest genus in the orchid family. Some occur in tropical … Continue reading

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The Countdown is on

(Above: An amazing colourful bevy of orchids on display at the SSOS Spring Show in 2015). Believe it or not, in 10 weeks time Melbourne will be basking in the warmth of Spring and Spring is the best time for … Continue reading

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