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Dendrobium leonis

This is a discussion on Dendrobium leonis within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I like this Section of Dends...very cool leaves. This one is flowering for the first ...

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    I like this Section of Dends...very cool leaves. This one is flowering for the first time with 3/4 inch flowers that are fragrant...smells like vanilla.




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    The flower is cute and the leaves alone make it a really interesting looking plant!

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    Interesting bloom, Ron. I had a dendrobium that was similar in shape to this one that had an orange bloom. Can't remember the name of it now. I gave it away to a friend who admired it.

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    Bruce the Section Aporum all have cool leaves like this. I have 3 species from this section. This one, anceps and manii

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    Very cool leaf structure--and a plant that smells like vanilla--can't go wrong there! Does this one need a cool dry winter like most Dends?

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    Nifty!

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