Ron Hanko's photos with the orchids

Cypripedium montanum

Cypripedium montanum
These are Mountain Lady's Slippers, Cypripedium montanum, photographed on a recent orchid hunting excursion to eastern Washington. We visited six different locations and found these in five of the six. This species, while not rare, is nevertheless somew…
Added on June  9, 2014

Bog Orchids

Bog Orchids
Taken along the Yellowhead Highway between the towns of Blue River and Valemont, this scene is quite typical of the area. There are thousands of bog orchids growing in the ditches and on the banks along the highway, here two species, Platanthera stricta,…
Added on October 22, 2013

Gymnadenia conopsea ssp. densiflora

Gymnadenia conopsea ssp. densiflora
Photographed in the Burren, Co. Clare, Ireland.
Added on January 23, 2009

Orchis mascula

Orchis mascula
Photographed near the village of Kells in Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland. Thanks to Marco for the id.
Added on January 23, 2009

Dactylorhiza maculata

Dactylorhiza maculata
Photographed near the village of Kells in Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland.
Added on January 23, 2009

Brassocattleya Roman Holiday 'Remar'

Brassocattleya Roman Holiday 'Remar'
Now named Brassocatanthe Roman Holiday, this is a hybrid of Cattleyanthe Chocolate Drop and Brassavola nodosa.

Published in Orchids, the magazine of the American Orchid Society, July 1997.
Added on January 24, 2009

Cattleya Hunabu Connection

Cattleya Hunabu Connection
Cattleya Penny Kuroda crossed with Cattleya Angelwalker.
Added on January 24, 2009

Brassolaeliocattleya Tom Courtney

Brassolaeliocattleya Tom Courtney
Now named Mariottara Tom Courtney, it is a hybrid of Brassavola nodosa and Rhynchosophrocattleya (Brassolaeliocattleya) Golden Embers.
Added on January 24, 2009

Brassocattleya Frenchy's Petite Fleure

Brassocattleya Frenchy's Petite Fleure
Now renamed Rhyncattleyanthe Frenchy's Petite Fleure, this is a hybrid of Rhyncanthe Daffodil and Cattleya Angelwalker.
Added on January 24, 2009

Sophrocattleya Dream Catcher

Sophrocattleya Dream Catcher
Sophrocattleya Beaufort crossed with Sophrocattleya Bright Angel.
Added on January 24, 2009