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Dendrobium chrystotoxum

This is a discussion on Dendrobium chrystotoxum within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; a SE Asian species with fragrant 2" flowers that last 2 - 3 weeks. I ...

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    Default Dendrobium chrystotoxum

    a SE Asian species with fragrant 2" flowers that last 2 - 3 weeks. I have it mounted on a cork slab in Catt light.




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    So yellow! I love the ruffle.

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    That a nice looking one...I especially like the "snowflake" texture of the lip.

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    Very intense yellow, gorgeous little plant!

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    Beautiful fuzzy yellow lip. I like it.
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    IT looks so proper. Very nice!

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    I bought one of these at the beginning of January, but mine hasn't bloomed this year. I think it didn't get enough light this winter, as I understand that to bloom these they need a really bright winter.

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    Geoffrey it needs bright, warm and a dryer winter rest. Mine is var suavissimum. So, if yours is not, don't expect the dark eye.

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