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Re: Scale on orchids

Absolutely send the photos!

Andrea H
Beaufort, SC 

> [Original Message]
> From: Scottie Baugh <robbinsbaugh@earthlink.net>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Date: 5/30/2005 3:02:33 PM
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Scale on orchids
> I have a few photos from the Houston show, but many photos from the
> Galveston show.  Think I have the gazebo, the tree with the animals, the
> paphs/phrags, and the "wandering path" from Houston.  Got shots of each
> every exhibit at Galveston, since I worked so hard to get it all together.
> DH's favorites are the paphs and phrags -- anything slipper-- and
> cymbidiums.  I especially love the dendrobiums, there are so many
> forms.  I guess the thing about orchids is that there are so very many
> different ones that everyone can find one that will grow well for them,
> whether they grow indoors on a window sill or under lights, on a patio,
> hanging in a tree, in a greenhouse, or in the ground.  Like a lot of
> so much to learn!
> Let me know if you want the photos.
> Scottie
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: <TeichFlora@aol.com>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Sent: Monday, May 30, 2005 7:35 AM
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Scale on orchids
> > Zem....Sure I can post some pictures of the orchid show.  Don't know 
> > good they are though, there were quite a lot of people, so taking
> was
> > difficult, except up close.  Perhaps Scottie has some pictures of the
> larger
> > exhibits in their entirety since she helped with set up.  
Unfortunately I
> > don't have a website to post....donna, may I send them to  you???? 
Hope I
> find
> > the disc again.
> >
> > I found something interesting in every exhibit.  Two of my favorites 
> > the one in the dividing wall between show/vendors that had a miniture
> waterfall
> > and stream.  I loved the miniature orchids on the  driftwoods.  Other
> > favorites were the gazebo with all the orchids hanging  and "planted"
> around it, that
> > made it look like a perfect wedding picture  location.  And of course
> > large jungle scene with giant trees with  orchids and epiphytes hanging,
> stuffed
> > jungle animals hiding among the  terrestrials.  Really well done.
> Actually
> > now that I think of it,  they were all great....I could go on and on. I
> was busy
> > taking pictures and  writing down names of plants to look for at the
> > LOL
> >
> > Scottie.....I admire your husband for growing Paphs. I can grow pretty
> much
> > any orchid (so far) except the three P's.  I have kept a couple a live,
> but
> > just barely. Seems most folks I've seen grow them best in green houses 
> > inside....and I don't do either.  Mine are all outside, mounted on
> driftwood,
> > cork or fernbark, or growing in baskets.
> >
> > Unfortunately I live way on the other side of Houston, in Fort Bend
> County.
> > I appreciate it, and will send you my address of list.   Thanks!!!!!
> >
> > Noreen
> > zone 9
> > Texas Gulf Coast
> >
> > In a message dated 5/29/2005 8:57:05 PM Central Standard Time,
> > gardenchat-owner@hort.net writes:
> >
> >
> > Noreen, do you have any orchid show pictures to  post?
> > zem
> >
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