We will be at:
|Windsor Orchid Society Show|
|10/26/13 (Saturday) - 10/27/13 (Sunday)|
|55 Edinborough St.|
|SOOS Annual Orchid Show|
|02/08/14 (Saturday) - 02/09/14 (Sunday)|
|Toronto Botantical Gardens|
|777 Lawrence Avenue East|
- Douglas Fir Bark
- New Zealand Sphagnum
- Quality Custom Mixes
- Coconut husk
- Cermaic Pots
- Paph Magic
- Crushed Oyster Shell
- Sponge Rock
- plastic pots
- Cymbidium pots
Internationally recognized orchid photographers Jay Norris and Robin Mclaughlin present an ever growing bank of images of the finest plants in North America. This database is rapidly becoming on of the largest orchid image resources on the net. Catalogued are photos of blooms from all the major genera such as: Bulbophyllum, Cattleya, Cirrhopetalum, Cymbidium, Dendrobium, Doritaenopsis, Epidendrum, Lycaste, Masdevallia, Oncidium, Paphiopedilum, Phalaenopsis, Phragmipedium, Rhynchostylis, Vanda, Zygopetalum, and Restrepia. Plus many many more. Photos are Available in a variety of matted enlargements as well as greeting cards and even fridge magnets. Licenses for digital downloads are also available.
In partnership with Amazon, we are offering a selection of orchid books. This is a great way to build your orchid library.
Jay Norris, co-founder of Ravenvision, has once again had his work featured on the cover of the Orchids magazine (formerly known as the AOS Bulletin). This is the official publication of the American Orchid Society. In addition to the cover, the July 2010 issue features an 8 page spread by Jay on the newest AOS Trustee Mario Ferusi. Photographs of Mario in his greenhouse and several of his awarding wining plants (more of which are in our image bank) illustrate the article penned by Jay.
NEW: Think you know about orchids? Take the Orchid Challenge. Try to identify 20 images from our image bank. This is a great opportinity to test your knowledge of orchids. If you are part of the AOS student judging program you should certainly give this a try. Its a great way to learn to identify the major genera and speices.
News from the Orchid World10 Dec 13, 08:12:26
Rare orchid found as botanists uncover plant in Portuguese Azores after 175 years - Daily Mail
Rare orchid found as botanists uncover plant in Portuguese Azores after 175 years
One of the world's rarest orchids has been discovered by British botanists on a volcanic island in the Atlantic. Professor Richard Bateman and Dr Paula Rudall, experts from the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, found the green-flowered plant on a wind ...
Researchers Rediscover Europe's Rarest Orchid On 'Lost World' Volcano In The ...
New orchid species discovered in the Azores
Mother Nature Network
Rarest Orchid Species Rediscovered, Hochstetter's Butterfly-Orchid Found In ...
International Business Times all 34 news articles »
11 Dec 13, 12:12:13
Researchers Rediscover Butterfly Orchids in Azores - French Tribune
Researchers Rediscover Butterfly Orchids in Azores
The new report states that scientists have rediscovered one of the rarest orchid species in Europe. These species were for the first time discovered in 1838, but was ignored form past two centuries. They were found in the Azores, a group of volcanic ...
10 Dec 13, 08:12:06
MASTER GARDENER: Orchids offer 28000 species for all to enjoy - The Daily News Online
MASTER GARDENER: Orchids offer 28000 species for all to enjoy
The Daily News Online
The orchid family (Orchidaceae) is the largest family of flowering plants with around 28,000 species. Long prized by collectors for their beautiful blooms (and threatened by habitat loss) many orchids are now endangered in the wild. New methods of ...
09 Dec 13, 09:12:46
Jim Arkfeld: An oasis of orchids right in the Central Valley - Modesto Bee
Jim Arkfeld: An oasis of orchids right in the Central Valley
When one thinks of agricultural products grown in the Central Valley, it's usually tomatoes, almonds, cotton, sweet potatoes and grapes. Add one more: orchids. A few miles east of Los Banos on Highway 152, there is a large commercial greenhouse growing ...
and more »
11 Dec 13, 10:12:39
Insider Selling: Douglas Hailey Sells 25000 Shares of Orchids Paper Products ... - Ticker Report
Insider Selling: Douglas Hailey Sells 25000 Shares of Orchids Paper Products ...
Orchids Paper Products Inc. logo Orchids Paper Products (NYSE:TIS) Director Douglas Hailey sold 25,000 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction dated Tuesday, December 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $30.99, ...
03 Dec 13, 09:12:39
Insect Impersonates Orchids to Lure in Prey - Nature World News
Insect Impersonates Orchids to Lure in Prey
Nature World News
The orchid mantis is such a clever impersonator that it's putting actual orchids out of business, according to a team of researchers who ventured into the forests of Malaysia to put a century-old theory to the test. "Mimicry of flowers has until now ...
Orchid mantis mimics exotic flowers to lure its prey (and is more attractive ...
Orchid Mantis Mimics Flowers to Gobble Up Insects
Orchid Mantis: A Deadly Master Of Disguise
The Inquisitr Christian Science Monitor- GMA News- iScienceTimes.com all 21 news articles »