Friday, January 27, 2012

Dendrobium Salaya Minist

"I am moved by fancies

that are curled

Around these images and cling;

The notion of some infinitely gentle

Infinitely suffering thing."

T.S. Eliot

Monday, January 23, 2012

Laeliocattleya Apple Blossom

"When as in silks my

Julia goes,

Then, then (me thinks)

how sweetly flows,

that liquefaction of her


Robert Herrick

Sunday, January 22, 2012

Dendrobium Roy Tokunaga

"Such floods of white

 came bursting through

 the clouds. So the wind

 threw its contorted

strength around the sky."

Wallace Stevens

Saturday, January 21, 2012

Dendrobium, unknown hybrid

"So vast, our Goddess Night, she


star-eyes gazing everywhere;

all her finery of dress


Sappho,      ca. 625-570  BC