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Antique 13 3 4H Glass Apothecary Museum Speciman Labratory Jar
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$44.95
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$45.95
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Antique Apothecary Blue Glass Jar with Lid
$35.00
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Blue Glass Stopper 4 Apothecary Jar Canister Embossed 2000 Foil Tag Made Italy
$12.95
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$44.99
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$12.00
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Vintage Drug Store Apothecary Jar
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Vtg Apothecary Clear Glass Candy Jar Wedding Display Buffet
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Antique Hand Blown Glass Apothecary Store Display Jar Ring Decoration and Lid
$74.99
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$450.00
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VINTAGE CLEAR GLASS APOTHECARY JAR
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$49.99
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$175.00
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Antique EAPG Large 15 Glass DAKOTA Pattern Drugstore Apothecary Candy Jar
$165.00
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Antique Vintage Medicine Bottle Medical OLSPIKE Apothecary Jar Brown Glass
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VTG Octagonal Apothecary Candy Jar Greek Geometric Design Ground Glass Stopper
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Antique 1880s Acid Etched Glass Apothecary Jar Classic Floral Design Ground Lid
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VINTAGE ROSE APOTHECARY JAR
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ANTIQUE APOTHECARY Large jar with LABEL 11 inches CAPSICUM Contents
$59.00
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$50.00
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Vintage APOTHECARY JAR With Ground Glass Stopper Lid Heavy Glass BRITISH MADE
$12.00
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Antique 6 Glass Apothecary Jar Bottle Tinct Cantharidin Spanish Fly
$25.00
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Antique 45 Glass Apothecary Jar Bottle for Quicksilver Hydrargyrum Mercury
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Vintage Apothecary Jar Collection
$129.99
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$285.00
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10 Vintage Milk Glass Apothecary Pharmacy Spice Jars Made in Belgium Red
$89.99
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Vintage Medical Apothecary Jar with Metal Utensil Insert
$10.00
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$45.00
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Apothecary Jar Early
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ANTIQUE Vintage GLASS JAR Apothecary Jar Canister Drugstore Candy Display
$20.00
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Vintage Old Paris Pharmacy Apothecary Drug Jar Table Lamp 26
$111.75
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ANTIQUE 135 APOTHECARY JAR 2 SPOUT PITCHER GROUND GLASS BALL TOP
$49.00
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ANTIQUE Vintage GLASS Apothecary JAR DRUGSTORE Candy Display Canister VANITY
$20.00
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ANTIQUE Vintage APOTHECARY JAR 3 Vanity Jar Medical SUPPLY CANDY JAR
$30.00
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Antique General Drug Store Apothecary Style 11 Inch Tall Candy Jar VGC
$39.99
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Vintage Large Apothecary Jar Clear Thick Glass w Cork Lid Pharmacy 7 Drug Store
$18.99
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Antique Vintage APOTHECARY JAR Drugstore Candy Display Jar Dakota Jar Caddy
$20.00
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ANTIQUE Octagon JAR 3 Apothecary Jar Drugstore Candy Display SUPPLY CANISTER
$45.00
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$59.99
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RARE Large Apothecary Covered Jar Lamp Works Perfect for MD Dr Office Decor
$75.00
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ESS MENTH P Rare 1940S 50S Apothecary Glass Bottle Jar for Pharmacy Doctor
$25.00
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Vtg Large Glass Pear Shaped Apothecary Wedding Candy Jar Pharmacy Container
$24.99
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Unusual Size 19th cen Glass Apothecary Jar w thumbprint lid 13in NR
$49.99
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Apothecary Pharmacy Advertising Jar Marked Patent H Gillard Pharmacien RARE
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Vintage TCW Co USA Clear Glass Apothecary Bottle Jar 75
$7.00
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Antique apothecary hospital medicine bottle jar iron pontil clear Empty vintage5
$6.00
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Antique old Apothecary Jar Hand Painted Lid Drug Store f
$799.99
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Large Lot of Vintage Antique Apothecary Presciption Medicine Bottles Jars 27
$30.00
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Antique old Apothecary Jar Hand Painted Lid Drug Store f
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STUNNING 19 1 2 T Columbia Swirl Apothecary Candy Store Jar Harlequinn Design
$299.99
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Apothecary Pharmecutical Jars With Lids
$10.00
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$600.00
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CERAMIC APOTHECARY JAR SANTIAGO DE CAMPOSTELA SPAIN Signed
$39.99
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Antique Apothecary Jar Lid over 150 yrs old
$25.00
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Pharmacists Apothecary Jar
$700.00
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LOT OF 5 APOTHECARY JARS DRUG STORE CANDY WEDDING PARTY
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Antique 19th Century Pharmacy Porcelain Apothecary Display Jar amazing Condition
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Apothecary Jar With Lid White Empoli Glass 17
$299.99
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Vintage Dark Amber Brown Round Canister Apothecary Jar with Lid
$2.25
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Vintage Heavy Glass Paneled Domed Top Apothecary Jar 10
$24.99
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Vintage Heavy Glass Paneled w Dome Lid Apothecary Jar 8
$14.99
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Tall French Porcelain Apothecary Jar Floral Decoration Old Paris
$85.00
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Hand Blown Green Glass Apothecary Jars Set Of 5
$150.00
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$49.00
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Antique Glass Dakota Apothecary Jar 15 Footed with Lid Thumbprint General Store
$149.00
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Antique Paris Porcelain APOTHECARY JAR SACCH CRIST Pharmacy Drugstore Old French
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Antique Paris Porcelain APOTHECARY JAR RAD COLCHIC Pharmacy Drugstore Old French
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VINTAGE GLASCO COTTON APOTHECARY MEDICAL DOCTORS OFFICE GLASS JAR
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Apothecary Jar w Lid 3 1 3 Tall Que Tip Size Jar Used EUC Vintage
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Antique Vintage Apothecary JAR Vanity JAR CANDY DISH Drugstore Display ORB
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Vintage Antique White Porcelain Ceramic Astringent Apothecary Jar Bottle
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American Red Cross Medical Glass Apothecary Stash Jar Lidded Blood Hospital Herb
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Everybody knows and loves the exotic, tropical orchids (e.g., Phalaenopsis, and Cattleya), but wouldn't it be good to have an orchid that lives outside in temperate zones? It might surprise you to know that there are lots of gorgeous terrestrial orchids for temperate zones 5-9 which can be truly extremely uncomplicated to grow. Two such hardy temperate terrestrial orchids are Bletilla and Calanthe. Other genera worth experimenting with in temperate climates contain Aplectrum, Calopogon, Cephalanthera, Cymbidium, Epipactis, Goodyera, Habenaria, Pleione, Spiranthes, and Tipularia. We will not address epiphytic (non-soil growing) orchids in this report and Cypripediums (hardy lady slipper orchids) are covered inside a separate article.

Background

There are more than 880 genera and 30,000 variety inside family. Almost 10% of all identified plant life in the world are orchids...and you almost certainly thought they had been rare! Based around the complexity of their flower morphology and very specialized habitats and life cycles, orchids are considered to be the most extremely evolved of the monocots (plants that germinate with only 1 leaf). The identify Orchidaceae is derived from certainly a single of its genera (Orchis), which in turn is derived in the Greek word orkhis, meaning testicle, as Orchis species develop a pair of bulbs the dimension and form of dog testicles (I am not creating this up!). Gardeners have flocked to this charismatic group and horticulturists have bred or picked through 100,000 registered hybrids and cultivars of orchids and possibly four times as several unregistered hybrids.

Orchids are widespread on every continent except for Antarctica. North America has at the least 20 indigenous genera of cold tolerant orchids, and our dwelling state of North Carolina is home to 60 native orchid species.

Orchids happen to be coveted and grown for centuries. Over 2500 a extended time in the past the Chinese philosopher, Confucius, grew orchids and wrote poetry and music about them. The earliest written music that nonetheless exists today is Confucius' Youlan or The Solitary Orchid. Two thousand several years ago, the Greek botanist Dioscorides wrote a medical book, Materia Medica, describing how to make use of orchids as an aphrodisiac. In medieval Europe, a philosophy often known as the "doctrine of signatures" held that a plant's appearance indicated how mankind ought to use it; thus, orchids became widely applied to improve male sexual prowess. North American orchids made their way to Europe to the ships of Columbus and Cortez for the duration of the Age of Discovery. In 1885, The Royal Horticultural Culture in England started the primary Orchid Society and in 1921, the American Orchid Society was formed.

The orchid obsession was fueled in component by the 1851 publication of The Orchid Grower's Manual by B.S. The Victorian era of orchid madness was often known as the "orchidelirium", and it rivaled the Dutch tulip mania of the 1500s. Collectors mounted expensive expeditions that have been shrouded in secrecy, misinformation, danger and violence. Today, our obsession with orchids is supported by a billion-dollar business that propagates huge numbers in tissue culture laboratories.

Orchids are primarily applied as ornamental vegetation with a number of exceptions. Occasionally, orchid flowers are utilized as becoming a salad garnish in fancy restaurants and orchids are also common minimize flowers. Their ethnobotanical applications include their use as an aphrodisiac (Orchis bulbs), to staunch blood flow (Bletilla rhizomes), to decrease fertility in women (Ansellia), and as being a sedative and anti-anxiety medicine (Cypripedium rhizomes).

Morphology

Hardy orchids are usually herbaceous perennials that sort a tiny clump. Although several tropical orchids are epiphytic or lithophytic, most cold months hardy orchids are terrestrial, living inside the ground. Orchid roots tend to become short, fleshy, thick, fragile, and happen near the land surface. Other type create structures that could look like a round bulb, or a flattened corm. The rhizomes, bulbs, and corms are all referred to as pseudobulbs. Pseudobulbs are thick fleshy stems which will type beneath or above the ground. The backbulbs remain attached towards the crown in the place for a number of years to supply energy, but they ultimately deteriorate.

Cultivation

Euryops pectinatus is among those backyard plants that a gardener in a very dry, Mediterranean climate can't afford to overlook. It may not be fantastically spectacular as far as ornamental bushes go, but it is attractive enough, hardy to pests and disease, drought tolerant and ideal for the house gardener searching for low upkeep plants. Furthermore, it has one specific good quality that sets it aside from many other type of similar appearance.

Most hardy orchids are woodland, grassland or forest edge species, with only a quantity of tolerating direct sun. As a general rule, hardy orchids like well-drained, cool, moist soils. The combination of well-drained and moist soil often confuses gardeners. Imagine a sponge that has been squeezed out. It is both well drained (lots of air in it) and moist (lots of water in it). So as to offer well-drained, cool, moist land it is best to combine compost with your indigenous soil. We recommend a nutrient wealthy land using a pH amongst 6.2 and 6.5, in which not only orchids, but most backyard facilities are likely to thrive. As prolonged as the soil is nutritionally balanced, no additional fertilizers should be necessary unless directed by a earth test. If needed, use an all organic blend is recommended.

Once your mattress is finished, cautiously place your hardy orchid to ensure that you usually do not break any from the fragile roots. Spread the roots out as widely as possible. It is ideal if the crown of the plant is at terrain level or just slightly beneath since planting it too deep invites crown rot. Provide a covering of mulch to maintain in moisture and hold the soil cool. If your earth is organically active and not unbalanced by chemicals, slugs and snails needs to be kept in check.

Hardy orchids demand a period of chilly winter vernalization, however the roots do not like to freeze and thaw repeatedly. Keep other more aggressive plant life that may compete for nutrients away from hardy orchids. Small or medium sized hostas are very good companion plants, together with clump forming ferns, epimediums, helleborus, cyclamen, trillium along with other woodland dwellers. Since orchids are typically shallow rooted, usually do not use hoes for weed elimination.

Propagation of hardy orchids

Cypripedium, Bletilla, Calanthe, and Cymbidium will all sort clumps if they're happy. While the clumps don't need typical division, they might be divided to provide much more plants. The clumps should be very carefully dug so as to not harm the quite fragile fleshy roots. The new plantlets can be teased apart or cut aside which has a knife. Even though this can be accomplished in early summer, my favorite time is in the winter...assuming the ground within your area isn't frozen.

Orchid backbulbs have dormant buds that can become energetic once more when separated through the pseudobulb and planted. Backbulb propagation works greatest for Aplectrum, Bletilla, Calanthe, Cymbidium, Calopogon, and Tipularia.

It is incredibly hard to increase orchids from seed, not just because the seeds are the size of dust, but because most seeds have no endosperm and most seedlings tend not to form cotyledons. In the wild orchids necessitate a certain symbiotic mycorrhizal fungus to offer sugars, hormones, along with other progress factors towards the seedling until eventually it truly is significant enough to survive on its own. Orchids is usually grown from seed without the fungus (asymbiotically) in sterile tissue culture labs today thanks to a specialized course of action developed in 1922 by Dr. Lewis Knudson of Cornell University.

Immature pods (and seeds) are preferred since the mature seeds are dormant and contain germination inhibitors that need a chilly time period to overcome. The pods are floor sterilized in bleach then flamed with alcohol. The pods are reduce open which has a sterile scalpel, and scraped to remove the dust-like seeds. The seeds are surface sterilized and placed into jars containing a special progress combine of agar, sugars, hormones, and nutrients (the "Knudsen formula"). Bletilla grown from seed can flower in as tiny as three years, but most other hardy orchids take 6-8 several years from seed to flower. Now you fully grasp why hardy orchids is usually so pricey!

Euryops pectinatus is an evergreen little shrub, or woody perennial from South Africa. It grows to about 1-2meters (3-6ft) with grayish-green, finely toothed foliage. With normal clipping, its development is far more compact, and at a height of about 1 meter performs nicely as a background or filler place within a flower bed, or being a low informal hedge. It blooms profusely from the spring until eventually the beginning of winter, with prominent, deep yellow, daisy flowers.

The name Bletilla literally means "little Bletia" which is really a New World orchid genus that it resembles. In turn, Bletia is named for a Spanish botanist and apothecary, Don Luis Blet. Bletilla goes by the frequent name soil orchid.

As a member in the Asteraceae (Compositae) botanical family, its afore mentioned daisy flowers mix nicely which has a host of flowering plants, whether shrubs and bushes, annuals and perennials. In visual terms, its closest associate is probably the fabulous Chrysanthemum frutescens.

In climates where they're cold months hardy, Bletilla is the easiest hardy orchid to start with due to the fact it's extremely adaptable to a wide vary of environments. The genus contains 8 type that happen to be native to Asia. Three species, the pink flowered Bletilla formosana, the yellow flowered Bletilla ochracea and rose-purple flowered Bletilla striata are prevalent in horticulture. Mature Bletilla form a series of inflorescences (racemes) for as much as ten weeks while in the spring or early summer. Each inflorescence arises in the tip of a stem and has 3-10, 1.5" wide, nodding florets.

Bletilla also have shallowly pleated (plicate), narrow leaves that happen to be desirable even when the place isn't in flower. The facilities are deciduous and expand to about 1.5' tall. In their native environment, they grow in dappled shade beneath a canopy of tall grasses but they adapt well to a extensive vary of woodland sites. In the garden, Bletilla prefer evenly moist, well-drained soils and also a position in half-day sun or light shade. Bletilla are fairly drought tolerant, but the growth rate slows dramatically after they aren't kept moist. When they may be increasing well, they easily kind significant clumps.

At the northern end of their hardiness array Bletilla need a winter weather covering of mulch to protect the roots. When possible, plant them in the cooler spot within your backyard to delay their spring emergence.

The foremost breeder of Bletilla is Richard Evenden of Spalding, UK, who is responsible for most of your hybrids.

The one fantastic benefit that Euryops has is its longevity. There are quite number of perennials offered for the gardener that flower through such a long period, and that can be relied on year soon after year. It is ideal thus to mix each species - Chrysanthemum supplying far more color options, and a foliage "architecture" which is nearly unparelled inside the gardening world, with Euryops pectinatus supplying stability and easy maintenance.

Bletilla species

Bletilla ochracea (Golden Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata (Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Alba' (White Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Albostriata' (White Striped Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Big Bob' (Big Bob Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'First Kiss' (First Kiss Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Innocence' (Innocence Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Junpaku' (Junpaku Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Lips' (Lips Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Murasaki Shikibu' (Murasaki Shikibu Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla striata 'Soryu' (Soryu Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla Hybrids

Bletilla 'Brigantes' (Brigantes Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla 'Coritani' (Coritani Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla 'Kate' PP 19,878 (Kate Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla 'Yokohama' (Yokohama Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla 'Penway Dragon' (Penway Dragon Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla 'Penway Paris' (Penway Paris Chinese Ground Orchid)

Bletilla 'Penway Princess' (Penway Princess Chinese language Ground Orchid)

Bletilla 'Penway Rainbow' (Penway Rainbow Chinese language Ground Orchid)

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