Far Out Flora

February 28, 2010
by Megan

Oh My Orchid Exposition!

If you’re in the Bay Area and looking for something to do this Sunday, go check out the Pacific Orchid Exposition at Fort Mason.  It’s still happening today from 10-5PM, Feb 28. This year’s theme is Carnaval. It’s pretty crazy.  … Continue reading

February 27, 2010
by Megan

Staghorn Saturday

Megan was able to get home Thursday before the sun set on the garden and took some photos of our latest mounted Staghorn fern, also known as an Elkhorn fern.  Though this Staghorn did not have the botanical name with … Continue reading

February 26, 2010
by Megan

Messing Around in the Garden

Yesterday I got done with work a little early, so I spent some time in the garden. We had a different succulent hanging on this wall above, but it was used to nice warm happy indoor conditions at the nursery. … Continue reading

February 25, 2010
by Megan

Simply Senecio

Operation Herreanus Hunt – complete! For months now, I have been keeping an open eye for this amazing succulent, Senecio herreanus.  The hunt ended 8 day ago while attending the SF Succulent & Cactus Society (SFSCS) meeting. SFSCS features a … Continue reading

February 24, 2010
by Megan

Plant ID Week Four Fun

Saturday’s Plant ID class at Strybing was cold and cloudy (not the best picture taking weather). Here are some of our favorites: While I’m not dying to have a Rhododendron in my personal collection o’plants, I do enjoy a nice … Continue reading