The Greenhouse Build Part 2 5

The Greenhouse Build Part 2
This past weekend we started the build and man was it a hot one. Every day was above 30C in the shade. Day 1 A little bit more digging to get the beams in   Hole is finally ready for the screening   One layer of beams   Finished the beams   Day 2 Corners ...

Phalaenopsis deliciosa and subsp. hookeriana

Phalaenopsis deliciosa and subsp. hookeriana
Phalaenopsis deliciosa I grow these little mininuature phals on mounted on cork and they love it they bloom readily twice a year. First picture is the standard version the second a different colour morph. Not shown in the photos but these plants have wavy leaves no matter what conditions you give them.

Phalaenopsis pulchra

Phalaenopsis pulchra
Phalaenopsis pulchra The colour on this species is nice strong purple/pink. The petals are super glossy, they remind me of lipstick.

The Greenhouse Build Part 1

The Greenhouse Build Part 1
After a great internal debate I finally decided to take the plunge and purchase a greenhouse. I selected a cedar DIY kit with polycarbonate glazing. The kit would take two weeks to be delivered, so we started by opening a twofour of beer and inviting some friends over to dig a big hole. Two tree ...