• Upcomimg Trips

    July 9 to 12 To Rehobeth Beach with Susan and Craig. Possibly take in a visit to Chincoteague to sample the seafood.
  • theatre and Concerrts

    June 13¬†Picnicked on The Great lawn in central Park to the music of The New York Philharmonic led by James Gaffigan. Great program with spectacular fireworks after the concert. The concert included two pieces composed by students from its education program — remarkable works (Bernstein style) from composers¬† 11 and 12 years old respectively! They took their bows from the stage!

     

     

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Paphiopedilum Phillappense

I love the wonderful names orchid buffs give to their concoctions. Here is another of David and Amy’s specimens:

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One Response

  1. Ben the ribbons on the paphiopedilum are local society first and cultural ones. The designation of AM on the yellow dendrobium is an international one that is registered with the Royal Horticultural Society in Kew, England. Incidently, the correct name of the paph is Philliponense

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