Miscellaneous Species and Hybrids


SIZE CODES and APPROXIMATE Times to Blooming
CodeMeaningShould bloom within :
bsblooming size6 months
or previously bloomed
nbsnear blooming size12 months
lslarge seedling18 months
msmedium seedling24 months
sssmall seedling30 months or more
MT- prefixMounted
OG- prefixOvergrown
Mature plant size terminology
(excluding bloom spikes)
TermHeight
micro-miniunder 2 inches
mini
( miniature )
2 to 6 inches
compact6 to 10 inches
mid-sized
( intermediate )
10 to 18 inches
standard18 to 30 or more inches
NOTE : Prices are in Canadian dollars. We are located in Jordan Station, Ontario
(10 minutes from Niagara Falls).
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Chysis bractescens

Lovely Chysis species. (seed-grown)

Description : Clusters of waxy, ivory-cream flowers with lemon-yellow and cream lips with a touch of coffee-brown. Prefers moderate conditions. Mature plant size is compact+, blooming 1+ times/year.
*** Limited ***

SizePrice
nbs 35
Chysis laevis

Seldom-seen exceptional Chysis species.

Description : Up to twelve large, fragrant, waxy, golden flowers, lightly overlaid orange on segments. Prefers moderate to bright conditions. Mature plant size is compact, blooming 1+ times/year.

SizePrice
nbs 35
Chysis violacea

New rare Chysis species ! Selfing of the type specimen.

Description : Clusters of large waxy, ivory flowers, blotched violet on each segment, and darker on lip. Wow ! Prefers moderate conditions. Mature plant size is mid-sized, blooming 1+ times/year.
*** Limited ***

SizePrice
nbs 35
Coel. flaccida

Lovely species Coelogyne from south-east Asia. (seed-cross)

Description : Compact plants produce pendulous sprays of fragrant, straw-colored flowers with intricate lips. Prefers moderate conditions. Mature plant size is compact, blooming 2+ times/year.

SizePrice
ls 30
nbs 35
Diaphananthe bidens 'Cloud's Apricot Tresses' CHM/AOS

Unusual vining species from Madagascar.

Description : Easy to grow, chains of buff and copper flowers appear freely from leaf base along stem. Prefers moderate conditions. Mature plant is standard, blooming extended 2+ times/year.
*** Limited ***

SizePrice
nbs 45
Ludisia discolor

(syn. Haemaria discolor) A lovely Jewel Orchid.

Description : Grown mainly for the beautiful dark foliage, veined coral-salmon. Spikes of white flowers. Prefers good humidity, moderate to low light and intermediate temps. Mid-sized plant when mature.

SizePrice
bs 30
Ludisia discolor v. alba 'Cloud's Green Lantern'

Exquisite variation of this lovely Jewel Orchid species.

Description : Dark hunter-green, sparkling leaves are finely and intricately veined with silvery-green threads. Prefers low light. Mature plant is miniature, blooming 2+ times/year. Excellent for terrariums.
*** Limited ***

SizePrice
ms 15
Ludisia discolor v. nigrescens

syn. nigrescens or negra (divisions)

Description : Satiny blackish-green leaves with a central silver-white stripe. Leaves become darker when mature. Prefers low to moderate light. Mature plant size is mini, blooms 2+ times/year.

SizePrice
ls 20
Lyc. Oro Columbiano x Superstar

Very high potential for outstanding and awardable flowers.

Description : Expecting rich, bright-yellow flowers, sepals with a heavy spotting and overlay of ruby-red. Prefers moderate to bright light on mid-sized deciduous plants, blooming 1+ times/year.

SizePrice
ms 20
Malaxis ophrydis 'Cloud's Chameleon'

(syn. Dienia ophrydis) Seldom-seen jewel-type species.

Description : Spikes of many yellow flowers that mature to rich burgundy. Makes a eye-catching display. Prefers low to moderate light. Mature plant size is compact, prolonged blooming 1+ times/year.

SizePrice
nbs 30
Max. tenuifolia

The very fragrant 'coconut-scented' orchid ! (seed-cross)

Description : Very easy to grow, reddish-brown flowers, shown off nicely against the graceful, grass-like leaves. Prefers moderate conditions. Mature plant is compact, extended blooming 2+ times/year.
Easy to grow, recommended for beginners.

SizePrice
ss 15
Maxillaria variabilis

Select breeding for this charming species (seed-cross)

Description : A hybrid of solid-gold and solid-maroon forms, resulting in bicolors and russet sunset shades. Prefers moderate conditions. Mature plant is miniature, blooming off-and-on throughout year.

SizePrice
ss 15
Phaius tankervilleae

'Cloud's Whalias' x self (F2) (seed-cross selfing)

Description : Majestic spikes of large, starry, dark-bronze flowers with reddish-purple lips for contrast. Prefers moderate to bright conditions. Mature plant is standard, blooming 1+ times/year.
Actual parent is pictured (seed-cross).

SizePrice
ss 15
Scaphyglottis stellata

Unusual and seldom-seen species. (Mario Ferrusi collection)

Description : Adorable, sparkling, greenish-white flowers, pale lilac lips, and rich wine columns for contrast. Prefers moderate to bright conditions. Mature plant size is miniature, blooming 2+ times/year.
Actual picture of first to bloom.

SizePrice
MT-ls 20
Sigmatostalix radicans

Cute mini, excellent choice for terrariums. (seed-cross)

Description : Sprays of elegant greenish-ivory flowers, with dramatic white lips. Grassy foliage. Prefers moderate conditions. Mature plant size is mini, blooming 2+ times/year.

SizePrice
bs 20
Stelis micrantha 'Cloud's Mini-Me'

Outstanding miniature species from Ecuador.

Description : Sprays of many, small, fuzzy, chartreuse flowers with a hint of a rose flush. Makes a great display! Prefers moderate conditions. Mature plant is miniature, blooming in profusion 1+ times/year.
*** Limited ***

SizePrice
bs 25
Stenorrhynchos speciosum

[syn. Spiranthes speciosa] Semi-terrestrial in nature.

Description : Spectacular combination of hot coral-red flower spikes against dark-green leaves marked silver. Easy to grow, prefers moderate conditions. Mid-sized when mature, blooming 1+ times/year.

SizePrice
bs 40
Vanilla aphylla

Exotic and unusual, leafless Vanilla species.

Description : Clusters of full, topaz to creamy-white flowers with fuzzy lilac lips. Can produce vanilla beans. Prefers moderate to bright light. Mature plant is standard, blooming for and extended period.
*** Limited ***

SizePrice
ss 55
Vanilla imperialis 'Niagara Parks'

Very rare and showy Vanilla species. Can make vanilla beans.

Description : Very large, ivory/light-green flowers contrasting with the rich, rose-purple lips and gold throats. Prefers moderate conditions. Mature plant is standard, blooming over an extended period.

SizePrice
ss 55
Vanilla planifolia

This is the real vanilla orchid !

Description : Vining growth habit. Flowers are ivory to lemon and only last a day or two. Likes moderate/bright light and ample moisture. Good for windowsill or solarium culture.

SizePrice
ss 50

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