Posted on Jan 12, 2022
The plant was originally sold by BL Orchids as Vanda lombokensis. After it bloomed the vendor suggested tricolor var. purpurea. Martin recently gave a talk and as described in his latest book, he has ...
Posted on May 10, 2021
This plant and the other just submitted were brought in as perplexa, so we want to be sure that each is correctly named.
Vanda-lombokensis-2021-02-05***Confirmed as Vanda lombokensis (Feb 2021); the round, broad column wings and the lip lobes are consistent with the description; this plant matches the distinctive traits of V. lombokensis; This flower is close to the photos in OW, IOSPE and Orchidroots.com, although there seems to be much color variation in the species.***
Posted on Feb 5, 2021
Six colorful flowers on one semi-pendent inflorescence; sepals and petals spatulate, white, overlaid yellow, heavily spotted burgundy, suffused apically; lip knee-shape, suffused light pink, spotted p...