IMG_8458 April 4, 2019 Return to: A very special and outstanding orchid bloom on our patioFull resolution (1200 × 1415) Image navigation Previous Image I’m not a great gardener – in fact, plants plead “not me, not me” when I browse them at Lowe’s. However, I can on occasion grow an orchid. I managed a very special bloom on our patio on April 4, 2019. Our son and his girlfriend gave me this as a present and now it is blooming! In this photo, here's the other blooms to come. Whew! A wonderful sight here in Naples, Fla.