Serpentine Night, the Californian Epipactis gigantea hardy orchid

The Serpentine Night hardy orchid is a Californian Epipactis gigantea that Phytesia managed to reproduce and breed in its lab. Prolific, fast-growing Serpentine Night Epipactis orchids The Epipactis genus is well represented around the planet. Epipactis is one of the most prolific orchids, and over the seasons, the plants spread widely with underground rhizomes. Planted […]

End of Year Flash Sales at Phytesia – 30% OFF a Garden Orchid every day

The next 10 days, enjoy a Flash Sales daily discount on a garden orchid at Phytesia if you’re member of the Phytesia Club (get it for free HERE). Start with our Flash Sales on Bletilla Ochracea This Tuesday December 20 till Wednesday December 21, get -30% OFF the Bletilla Ochracea using the code you will receive […]

Cyber Monday Orchids on our site

Register to the Phytesia club to get the exclusive voucher codes for Cyber Monday Orchids at Phytesia. Cyber Monday Orchids: -40% on Reginae, Formosanum and Alba You can register through the popup or through this form: Cyber Monday Orchids offer: -40% The 20% offer is on the 3 following orchids: – Cypripedium Reginae (603161361517) – […]

Black Friday Orchids on our site

Register to the Phytesia club to get the exclusive voucher codes for Black Friday Orchids at Phytesia. You can register through the popup or through this form: Black Friday Orchids offers from -20% to 30% The 20% offer is on the 4 following orchids: – Bletilla purple (603161361579) – Pleione Tongariro (603161361593) – Epipactis gigantea […]

20% OFF: promo on Cypripedium Fasciolatum this weekend

We have a nice Cypripedium promo offer with our Cypripedium Fasciolatum this weekend (November 11-13 2016) on Phytesia-Orchids. Get the voucher code by registering. 20% OFF: promo on Cypripedium Fasciolatum this weekend Get a 20% discount by registering to this form by Sunday November 13 at Midnight Cypripedium promo: all you need to know This […]

20% OFF: Cypripedium promo on Formosanum this weekend

We have a nice Cypripedium promo offer with our Cypripedium Formosanum this weekend (November 4-6 2016) on Phytesia-Orchids. Get the voucher code by registering. 20% OFF: Cypripedium promo on Formosanum this weekend Get a 20% discount by registering to this form by Sunday November 6 Cypripedium promo: all you need to know This garden orchid […]

Bletilla Ochracea yellow rare orchid, available again

After several months of shortage, the rare orchid Bletilla ochracea is again available at Phytesia Unlike most hardy orchids that prefer cool and moist places, orchids of the genus Bletilla tolerate full sun. The ideal planting time is autumn. The bulbs will develop their new shoots from April. A bouquet of long sheets is then introduced. […]

Choosing Orchid pots when repotting

Choosing orchid pots when repotting is a tricky exercise. Decide what size orchid pots to use when repotting your semi-hardy hardy orchid. Pleione, Calanthes and Spiranthes are semi-hardy (-10°) orchids. This means they have to be protected when Winter reaches below -10°c. When repotting an orchid, you’ll need a pot just an inch or so […]

Growing Hardy Orchids: our 3 favorite books

Our favorite book on Growing Hardy Orchids is a best seller from Kew Growing. You will find our Top 3 in this post. Growing Hardy Orchids (Kew Growing) Paperback – 1 Sep 2011 Authors: Philip Seaton, Margaret Ramsay, Phillip Cribb, Grace Prendergast, John Haggar. Growing Hardy Orchids introduces an exciting array of orchids from 47 […]

Cypripedium Hybrids: 2 new garden orchids at Phytesia

Cypripedium hybrids are the result of crossing two wild or botanical species. Those orchids are generally distinguished by increased vigor (hybrid vigor). These hybrids are more vigorous effect, which results in faster appearance of new stems. It is not uncommon that hybrid varieties  manage to produce 10-20 flower stems in a few years. This year, Phytesia offers 2 […]