Category Inspiration

Not Childproof

An unexpected visitor reminded me yesterday that my house is not childproof!  An odontoglossum was knocked from the shelf to the floor, cracking its pot when it fell.  I figured since the plant had already been disturbed, I might as well switch out the potting mix.  Unfortunately, being in the middle of an ice storm, […]

Oncidium tsiku marguerite

When I bought this plant, I thought the flowers looked like angels. Now I realize they’re definitely Furies, a conclusion that owes more to Francis Bacon than a study of Greek literature.