Please visit us at: http://botanyboy.org Each spring the lovely and easy to grow (honest!) hardy ground orchid, Bletilla striata graces the gardens and parks of southern Japan. This species is represented by several interesting cultivars, many of which will be explored in this video. So sit back and enjoy the vid.
Here is a video on how I built my hardy orchid bed outdoors in Ireland, to accommodate cypripedium, calanthe, epipactis and bletilla. From Douentza Garden in Wexford, Ireland. Plants mentioned... Cypripedium Ulla Silkens Cypripedium Aki 'Pastel' Cypripedium reginae Heucherella 'Sweet Tea' And consider purchasing my new gardening book, Journal of an Irish Garden... https://youtu.be/rqr3c7h3wVU