This page was updated on January 24, 2013
Plants listed on this page should not be presumed to be in bloom.
Doritis pulcherrima var. champorensis 'White'
This is the only species in this genus, but it is highly variable
and represented by these two forms. Plant in a 4 inch pot, $25.
Doritis pulcherrima var. champorensis 'Pink'
Plant in a 4 inch pot, $25.
Doritis pulcherrima var. coerulea x
These are new to Parkside and will be blooming size by
summer. Flowers are a lovely blue. Ours are in 3.5" pots for $22.
These flowers have a yellow background with red bars. Blooming size
plant in 4.5 inch pot, $30; large blooming size plants in 6 inch baskets,
$40. Check the size and click on "Add to Cart".
Phaleanopsis bastianii x sib
From the Phillipines, these miniature plants thrive in low light and hot
temperatures. Blooming from Spring to Fall, they put out 6-20" spikes
with beautiful fat, glossy flowers. 4.5 inch pots for $25.
Phalaenopsis bellina formerly Phalaenopsis violacea var. Borneo
This is a small sized, hot growing epiphyte from Malaysia and Borneo.
Here it grows in shady, humid, lowland and swampy forests low down on
trees often near or on branches overhanging stream banks. It blooms in
the summer and fall on a few flowered inflorescence with 2 to 3,
highly fragrant flowers open at a time. Near blooming size plant
in 2 inch pot, $18; blooming size plants in 4
inch pots, $25. Check the size and click on "Add to Cart".
Phalaenopsis bellina var alba ('NG' x self)
The alba form of the above. Plants are in 4" pots and are $25
Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi x sib ('Red Singapo' x 'Red Star' SM/TOGA) or ('Red Damlong')
This variant has been producing solid, red flowers of different
intensities with very waxy substance. Blooming plants in 4 inch pot, $25.
Phalaenopsis deliciosa aka Kingidium deliciosum
A miniature plant found in Asia, India, Thailand, Malaysia,
Philippines in forests at elevations below 600. It is temperature
tolerant epiphyte which grows best mounted. It blooms on a
branching, many flowered inflorescence with the sequentially opening
flowers facing all directions occurring at any time and more than once a
year if well grown. Blooming size plant in a 3 or 3.5 inch pot, $22.
This blooming size plant is the lavender form. Blooming plant
in 3.5 inch pot, $18 or in 4.5 inch pot, $25. Check the size and click on "Add to Cart".
These blooming size plants produce lovely pale
yellow blooms in Spring. Ours are in 5" pots for $30.
This small to medium sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte is found in
the shady lowland and hill forests of Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia,
Borneo and the Philippines. This species produces yellow flowers with
orange brown barring, and the lip is unusual. The sepals tend to be
rolled backwards and are cupped. The fragrant, waxy flowers are produced
in the spring and summer. Blooming size plant in 4 inch pots,
Phalaenopsis gibbosa x sib
Miniature epiphyte from Vietnam and Laos. Slender inflorescens with 8-10
white, greenish suffused, flowers. Recently introduced into cultivation
but not rare in nature.They grow best in warm to hot temperatures.
Blooming size plants are mounted and $30.
As the name implies, this grows to be a LARGE Phalaenopsis. The flowers
are white with reddish-lavender markings. Plants in 4 inch pots
are several years to blooming. $25.
Phalaenopsis gigantea x sib ('Jia Ito' x '#2')
Same as above in 5 inch pots, leaf span is 8-10", $30.
This species is a medium sized, pendant growing epiphyte found in the
hot, humid, shady, forests the Philippines on the islands of Polillo and
Palawan. Blooms in the spring producing long-lasting, glossy, showy,
simultaneously opening flowers. If the inflorescence if still
green and undamaged it can re-flower year after year. Near
blooming size plant in 2.5 inch pots, $18 and blooming sized plants in
3.5 inch pots for $30.
Phalaenopsis inscriptiosinensis x sib
The "Chinese Character Phalaenopsis" is found in
central Sumatra. This hot to warm growing epiphyte blooms in the summer
with sequentially opening flowers carrying 2 to 3 open at a time. This is not P. sumatrana. Near blooming size plant in
4 inch pot,
Phalaenopsis javanica x sib
This small to medium sized, warm to hot grower is found in the high
elevations of Java. It does well in low light and puts out a 10" spike
bearing fleshy cupped flowers in the spring. This blooming size plant in
a 4" pot is available for $25.
This small to medium sized, hot growing, epiphyte is found in the
Philippines at low elevations. Culturally it does best in a
hot environment with plenty of water year round and low levels of light.
This species has 3 to 5, fragrant, long lasting, fleshy, waxy flowers (a
yellow or red color form) and blooms in the spring through summer.
Leave green viable inflorescence since they are likely to bloom again.
Blooming size plant in 4.5 inch pot, $30.
Phalaenopsis mannii x sib ('JG' x 'Black')
This pendulous growing epiphyte is found through the
eastern Indian Himalayas, Assam, Nepal, Bhutan, Sikkim, Myanamar,
southern China and Vietnam. Grow warm, and shady with a distinctly
drier winter rest that helps initiate spring blooming. Fragrant, waxy,
long-lived flowers appear in succession. This is the typical form with a
yellow ground color and brown markings. This species blooms in the
spring. Blooming size plant in 3.5 inch pot, $25
Phalaenopsis mannii x sib (aurea form)
This grex may not be typical and may have much more yellow color in
the background. Blooming size plant in 3 inch pot, $20
This is a species native to
Borneo and the Philippines. These plants will have evergreen stems of
waxy cream blooms with vibrant burgundy-red barring and a matching lip .
Plants are compact with glossy, bright green foliage. They are grown
best in low light and moderate temperatures. Blooming season will be
spring-summer. Plants in 4 inch pot, $25.
Phalaenopsis philishill (philippinense
x x schilleriana) This hybrid is an obvious primary hybrid and will
be very different from the modern complex hybrids. Plants are blooming
sized in 2 1/4 inch pots, $15.
Phalaenopsis sanderiana var. alba
Imagine the flowers at the left, whithout the pink
blush. Near blooming size plants in 4 inch pot, $25.
Found onthe island of Mindano in the Philippines. This medium
sized epiphyte with marbled leaves can carry many faintly fragrant
flowers. Well established vigorous plants are mature, blooming size. 5 inch pot, $30
and 4.5 inch pots for $25.Check the size and click on "Add to Cart".
Phalaenopsis sumatrana (Malaya type x sib) A warm to hot growing, medium sized, epiphyte found in Sumatra,
Borneo and the Malay pennisula as well as the Philippines. Flower is
white overlaid with red markings. The lip is very unusual in that it is
very hairy. Blooming size plant in 4 inch pot, $25.
Found in Sumatra, the Andaman Islands and Nicobar islands near sea
level. It is medium sized, hot growing epiphyte which blooms in
the Spring on a many flowered inflorescence. The flowers are
fleshy, glossy, and fragrant. Near blooming size plant in 3 inch pot, $20
and blooming size in a 4 inch pot for $25. Check the size and click on "Add to Cart".
This medium sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte is found in
the Celebes Islands in Indonesia at low elevations. The inflorescence is
branched and produces a few flowers which open successively. The
ochre colored flowers have an unpleasant fragrance, described as crushed
centipede??. The habitat for this species is wet year round so water and
fertilize year round. Blooming size plant in 3 inch pot, $18.
Phalaenopsis violacaea aka var. Malaysia
This pendulous epiphyte is found in the Malaya peninsula and the Island
of Sumatra at low elevations. It is warm growing, and in the
spring produces extremely fragrant flowers that are borne one by one in
succession with 2 to 3 open at any one time. This species requires deep
shade and high humidity as well as being watered regularly and should
never be allowed to dry out completely.
This species is one
of Indonesia's national flowers, it is commonly known as
anggrek bulan(moon orchid).
The base color of the flower is white, and it has little fragrance. It
is able to bloom for a long period of time and can grow up to 10 cm in
diameter or more. Plant blooms from spring to summer with several
flowers. Ours are blooming size in 4 inch pots for $20.
Plant flowers in the fall with many 5cm wide fragrant
flowers that vary in color from purple to red to white.
Ours are near blooming size in 3 inch pots for
Phalaenopsis philippinensis ('yellow
lip #1' x '#2')
An epiphytic shade plant found in
the wilderness in the dampness of the lower portions of the forest,
protected from direct sunlight by the thick forest canopy. It grows on
tree trunks with abundant moss from which its roots extract nutrients.
It is endemic to the Sierra Madre forest in Northeastern Luzon. Ours are
in 3.5 inch pots for $18.
Blooming Phalaenopsis plants make ideal special gifts. We can ship a 6 inch Phalaenopsis plant in spike - just days away from
blooming. It makes an ideal gift for birthdays, anniversaries, or
other special occasion. Comes with care sheet to provide
complete cultural information to make your orchid plant thrive. A
gift card can be included with your personal message. These plants
are generally available throughout most of the year in several colors. Just select from the list below.
White Phalaenopsis 6 inch pot $35
Solid Pink Phalaenopsis 6 inch pot $35
Decorative Terra Cotta $5 Check the color and click on "Add to Shopping Cart"