Bon appetit

Wednesday molded last week and became bigger which now allow me to say that she is not a she! Good thing to do will be to rename her Gomez but…. will keep Wednesday for now. Wednesday eats few flies per day. Fascinating how quick she can catch them.  Read more

Catasetum

At the opposite of most of my orchid this one is not a species but an hybride: Catasetum pileatum v imperale “pierre Couret” HCC/AO crosses with Catasetum pileatum v imperale “SVO Blood Red”.Read more

Wednesday likes to be clean!

Miss Wednesday spend a lot of time waiting like a status. But when she is moving it’s to catch and eat insect or to clean herself. It’s very interesting to look at the small parts of her face moving while she is doing it. Look at her eyes, the 2 small black points…  Read more

My first orchid mantis

My first orchid mantis, Wednesday, arrived Wednesday by USPS. I found them at USMantis. She is soo small and cute. And was very hungry – 3 flies in 1 hour! Never had such type of pet so will have to learn a lot in the following days but it’s already very interesting to watch.Read more

New vivarium

I found this beautiful piece of wood at the last orchid show and I found it will be a good support to grow orchids. I fixed it to a Basalite 6 in. x 6 in.Read more