Orchidkarma is evolving… expanding… going beyond the greenhouse and out into the world! Beside a minor facelift you will also find the addition of a whole new chapter on the site. The travel blog. But since I don’t want to spend too much time with my head stuck in a screen while out in on fabulous adventures I will blog about the trip and post my travel journal with lots of photos and video when I come home instead. For a few snapshots of live coverage you are welcome to follow me on Instagram. I will also stream photos from Instagram here for your convenience. Enjoy!

Live streaming from Instagram right now: Rainforest expedition to Costa Rica

It has been an amazing adventure, far far away from any wifi or mobile connections… kind of cool with a vacation from social media as well… but a lot of photos and a report from trip is coming very soon!


Orchid blog
I have been dishing out the goods on my rather eclectic orchid
collection since 2008. Don’t worry, this is not going to change!
Read only the orchid related posts on the blog by clicking here.

Masdevallia (Buccella ) nidifica

Masdevallia nidifica is a small species that is fairly common in Central- to South America where it grows from about 600 meters all the way up to 2 000 meters. This wide altitude range makes for a fairly temperature tolerant Masdevallia and perhaps this is also why there is such a color variance within the species? Mine is fairly dark and nicely saturated compared to some more pale specimens I have seen. This plant comes from Ecuagenera in Ecuador and I think it […]

By |August 10th, 2015|Categories: My orchids|Tags: , |6 Comments
Travel blog
I am no longer willing to wait for adventure to find me. I am going to seek it out!
View the travel diary from Costa Rica 2015 in chronological order by clicking here.