In joy or sadness, flowers are our constant friends – Kozuko Okakura
Orchid flowers come in a variety of colors and combinations of beautiful colors. There are many exclusive groups and societies worldwide, which adore orchids in all their heavenly bloom.
There are many varieties of orchids that are commonly seen. There are more than 20,000 known species in orchids and new species are discovered often. Some even grow on trees but they are not parasites. The popular varieties are Cymbidium orchids, Dendrobium orchids, Phalaenopsis orchids, and Cattelya orchids.
Dendrobium Orchids are one among the well known and easily seen and liked varieties. They are seen in all regions, very cold to deserts. The bright yellow flowers are a sight to see. They have a tall erect appearance with multiple flowers on a single stem and one or two terminal flowers. Many colorful flowering varieties are available in this category.
Phalaenopsis orchids sprout broad leaves and multicolored flowers and are also known as moth orchids. They are tropical flowers and are sure wins for interior design. The flowers vary in size and numbers from variety to variety.
Cymbidium orchids are very popular in the US. The bloom is a long lasting one and varies from large flowers to mini flowers. The blooms not only vary in size but also in color.
The Catteleya Orchid is one among the most commonly seen varieties. They have fleshy stems and large blooms. The bloom lasts long and you find flowers in many colors.
Orchids play a great role in our life. From birth to death, every occasion is marked by an arrangement of flowers. Present day modern necessity has made it a compulsion to go in for artificial flowers. The want of enough room or open space which we can call ours and the inability to spend the time required combined with other necessities have made the modern man go in for the silk orchids.
Orchid blooms are known for their varying color and size. You find white, creamy white, lavender, burgundy, purple, red, yellow, golden yellow, and other bright colors and often in a variety of textures in them, which will excite the mind’s eye.
www.silkflowers.net is a site exclusively dedicated to orchids and silk flower arrangements. The lavender, the yellow sunflower and lilies all suit as centerpieces and make any place look elegant and royal. The magic of orchids has the power to create a serene, calm atmosphere both at home and in our workplace.
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