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Saprophytic orchids the least talked about orchids. Though some of them produce beautiful flowers, but as they are only visible during flowering season growers find them less attractive.
The Orchids of the Sikkim-Himalaya - Book Review
A collector's item; this book contains detailed description as well as drawings of tropical orchids.
The Way Our Orchids Get Their Names
Orchids have some of the very big names. How do these end up having such unpronounceable names? There are rules governing the naming of the orchids. I have put forth some of the basic ones to make it a little clearer.
How Does Your Orchid Pollinate?
What happens after flowers are formed? Pollination in orchids is as fascinating as it is important for their survival.
Orchid Growing Regions Around the World
Where do orchid come from? What is the location of their preferred habitats and regions, also called the orchid hot spots? Do they grow every where or are they restricted to particular areas?
Orchids with Attractive Foliage
Orchids are known for their flowers but do you know that even their foliage is quite attractive. Some of these orchids have nicely arranged leaves on the stem as well as beautiful leaves.
Facts about Orchids
Orchids, would you like to know what exactly are these plants? Where are they placed in the plant kingdom? What are their morphological features? If yes, then go through the article to jack up your knowledge on basic facts about orchids.
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Orchid Flowering in Nature
Have you seen orchids growing in wild? Flowering orchids in the tropical forests put up a splash of colour, especially in the dry winter months.
Growth requirements of the Terrestrial Orchids
If you have a terrestrial orchid, don't treat it like an epiphytic orchid! The requirements of the terrestrial orchids are different and I have tried to explain that in this article.
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