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Orchids Only

A group for orchids and orchid lovers...


This challenge closed almost 5 years ago.

The Challenge

Best example:
Phragmipedum besseae
Origin: Peru, Ecuador
Elevation: 3800 ft.
Blooming Season (North): Free blooming, best blooms usually in the colder months. Cooler temps help produce more vivid colors, but better light is usually available in the Spring.

But it is also found in botanic gardens all over the world!

Judging / Voting Criteria

Not pink, not purple, but I want red orchids!

Rewards & Prizes


Additional Information

Please, don’t forget to enter your picture in the group!

Cover Image: Phragmipedium besseae by Irina777


The Top Ten

Red Orchids by JHRphotoART

Red Orchids by JHRphotoART was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 4 votes.

  • Phragmipedium besseae by Irina777
  • Red Ladyslipper Orchid by lanadi
  • Red Crucifix Orchid  (Epidendrum ibaguense)  by Bev Pascoe
  • Misty Orchid by Tamara Travers
  • Orchid by roumen
  • Red-pink & White Orchids (Zygopetalum) by Laurel Talabere
  • Red orchid by Arie Koene
  • the orchid garden by supergold
  • Dancing Lady Orchid by Renee Hubbard Fine Art Photography

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