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Monthly Archives: September 2012

Santa Barbara Orchid Fair

I went to the 32nd Annual Santa Barbara Orchid Fair  back in July and now it’s time to share some photos (and there are many of them) from that event with you.   I’m not going into the details off the event as the link I just listed says it all clearly.  I will say that two noted gentlemen in the world of everything Orchid were there - Dr. Mark Chase of Kew Royal Botanic... Read more

Tillandsias (Air Plants)

Tillandsias, part of the Bromeliad family, are fascinating plants! The ones I’m showing you are epiphytic Tillandsias which in nature grow are attached to other plants.

You might know them as Air Plants, which is their common name. They definitely have a wacky... Read more