orchids we grow

Southern California orchid growers are blessed with (mostly) moderate temperatures throughout the year, allowing many orchids to be grown outdoors. In fact, fully 40% of OSSC members don't have a greenhouse! The photos on these pages are all examples of plants that have been grown in Southern California, both in and out of greenhouses, and come from the OSSC flickr group, which is open to all Southern California orchid enthusiasts. By default, the  "most interesting" photos are presented first. (Note: the degree of "interestingness" is determined by flickr's proprietary methodology.)


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Cattleya intermedia 'orlata flamea'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya gaskelliana va. semi alba   
by emmily1955

Cattleya lueddemanniana var. coerulea   
by emmily1955

Cattleya amethystoglossa   
by emmily1955

Cattleya amethystoglossa   
by emmily1955

Cat. intermedia v. aquinii coerulea ' Haneda ' x Cat. intermedia v. aquinii coerulea ' Fly Dragon '   
by emmily1955

Cat. intermedia v. aquinii coerulea ' Haneda ' x Cat. intermedia v. aquinii coerulea ' Fly Dragon '   
by emmily1955

Cattleya loddigesii   
by emmily1955

Cattleya trianae var. alba   
by emmily1955

Lc Naranja en Flor 'RWA'   
by rwa_in_SD

Pot Star Fire 'RWA Red'   
by rwa_in_SD

First bloom seedling from Sunset Valley Orchids. Cross #6269 (Pot. Mem. Jim Nickou 'James' HCC/AOS X Pot. Golden Circle 'OPRL') 'RWA'. Great shape and color.   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya trianae 'A.C.Burrage'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya trianae var. coerulea   
by emmily1955

Cattleya lueddemaniana var. coerulea   
by emmily1955

Cattleya percivaliana var. summit   
by emmily1955

Cattleya percivaliana   
by emmily1955

Soft colors   
by emmily1955

Cattleya percivaliana var.alba #2   
by emmily1955

Cattleya trianae var. semi alba 'Pink Gem'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya percivaliana var. semi alba 'Carache'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya chocoensis   
by emmily1955

Cattleya percivaliana var. alba #1   
by emmily1955

Cattleya trianae   
by emmily1955

Cattleya jenmanii   
by emmily1955

Cattleya percivaliana ' Summit ' x Cattleya rex   
by emmily1955

Cattleya labiata semi alba perola deniezio x vila velha   
by emmily1955

Cattleya (Laelia) praestans   
by emmily1955

Cattleya maxima var. coerulea 'Hector'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya jenmanii var. jenmanii 'Rosa' - Bodenseerubin   
by emmily1955

Lc. C. G. Roebling ' Blue Indigo '   
by emmily1955

Blc. Pamela Hetherington   
by emmily1955

Cattleya Duvenii ' Bodenseeperle'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya x Whitei   
by emmily1955

Left side velutina #2 - right side velutina #1   
by emmily1955

Left side velutina #2 - right side velutina #1   
by emmily1955

Lc. Bethune 'Indigo' x Blc. Black Galaxy 'Prelude'   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya velutina # 2   
by emmily1955

Cattleya velutina # 2   
by emmily1955

Cattleya maxima coerulea ´Gigi x Angelo´   
by emmily1955

Cattleya Hardyana   
by Svetlana B.

Cattleya x hardyana semi alba 'Emmily'   
by emmily1955

Cattleya harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya violacea semi alba ' Icabaru '   
by emmily1955

Cattleya granulosa Hybrid??   
by emmily1955

Cattleya sp.   
by N3ptun0

Cattleya granulosa 'Bodenseeperle'   
by emmily1955

Cat. gaskelliana var. ' Blue Dragon ' x ( intermedia x intertexta ) coerulea   
by emmily1955

Laelia purpurata var. carnea 'Harford' AM/AOS   
by rwa_in_SD

Laelia dayana x Cat. harrisoniae alba   
by emmily1955

Cattleya Intricata   
by emmily1955

Cattleya purpurata var. sanguinea ' Mentzii '   
by emmily1955

Cattleya purpurata var.sanquinea ' Mentzii '   
by emmily1955

Cattleya gaskelliana var. semi concolor   
by emmily1955

Cattleya mossiae var. cerulea   
by emmily1955

Lc. Canhamiana '061609'   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya sp.   
by N3ptun0

Cattleya lawrenceana   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya labiata var. semi-alba 'RWA'   
by rwa_in_SD

Lc. Puppy Love 'True Beauty' HCC/AOS   
by rwa_in_SD

Pot. Susan Fender 'Cinnamon Stick' AM/AOS   
by rwa_in_SD

Lc. Bonanza Queen 'Panamint' AM/AOS   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

Lc. Elegans   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

C. lueddemanniana var. coerulea   
by iknowledgetree

Cattleya Cernua   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya Cernua   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya Cernua   
by Giorgio Armano

Blc. Kurt Studier 'RWA'   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya Leoloddiglossa var. coerulea 'Mojito'   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya George Hardy   
by Giorgio Armano

C.aclacdiae   
by iknowledgetree

Cattleya Harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

Cattleya Harrisoniana   
by Giorgio Armano

L. lobata var. coerulea 'Maria Christiana'   
by iknowledgetree

C. forbesii "BRIC Dream"   
by iknowledgetree

C. forbesii "BRIC Dream"   
by iknowledgetree

Laeliocattleya Sincomedia   
by Giorgio Armano

Laeliocattleya Sincomedia   
by Giorgio Armano

Lc. Canhamiana var. coerulea 'Blue Lace'   
by rwa_in_SD

C. schilleriana fma semi-albe ''Queen Emeraldas''   
by iknowledgetree

Cattleya mossiae var. coerulea ('Ramona' x 'First Class')   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya Lawre-Mossiae var. coerulea 'Dark Lip'   
by rwa_in_SD

(Lc. Cornelia v. coerulea 'Floralia' x Lc. Tahoe Rose v. coerulea 'SVO') 'RWA'   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya Big Ben (C. Portia x C. mossiae)   
by rwa_in_SD

(Lc. Pacavia x C. dowiana aurea) 'RWA'   
by rwa_in_SD

First bloom seedling, (Slc. Circle of Life 'Fordyce Herald Angel AM/AOS x Slc. Love Castle 'Kurenai' AM/AOS) 'RWA'   
by rwa_in_SD

Lc. Elegans var. alba (plant)   
by rwa_in_SD

Cattleya Orchid Mounted On Tire   
by epiphyte78

Lc. (Angel Love x C. skinneri)   
by rwa_in_SD

Pot. Bradford Craig Lundberg 'Trevor'   
by rwa_in_SD

Blc. Bryce Canyon 'Splendiferous' AM/AOS   
by rwa_in_SD

Brassolaeliocattleya George King   
by DonCrain

Lc. Jean Stevenson 'Peachy'   
by salabat
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