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Name Of My Orchid ?

This is a discussion on Name Of My Orchid ? within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Here I go again. Need help for the name and type of this new blooming ...

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    Here I go again. Need help for the name and type of this new blooming orchid.Many thanks .
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    Den. Beautiful.



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    Hi Buzz. As Kelly said, you have a dendrobium. I don't have a specific name as it looks like several other dends. It is beautiful and the photo (and background) is really nice too.

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    Thanks again as always Brutal Dreamer for the info that it is a dendrobium. Thats a whole lot more than I had to start with. But is there anybody else out there that has anymore ideas ? Please don't give up on me. Thanks

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    It is very pretty....but unfortunately these den's come out of the far east by the 1,000s at a time. Enjoy it's beauty and give it a fun name...I have a purple phal no name I call Purple Flea because I got it at the flea market and it's purple. Sometimes naming them yourself is alot funner....
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    Most specific we could get: Dendrobium of the section phalaenanthae


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    Thanks again as always Brutal Dreamer for the info that it is a dendrobium. Thats a whole lot more than I had to start with. But is there anybody else out there that has anymore ideas ? Please don't give up on me. Thanks

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    Thanks CJ & Clint for staying with me. I liked your idea CJ and since I live in Fort Worth Texas and our University is the TCU Frogs and their color is Purple & White and my Dendrobium is also Purple & White , I'm going to call it "Dendrobium Purple & White Frog"

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    Purple and White "Horn Frog" *Wink*


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    Thanks CJ & Clint for staying with me. I liked your idea CJ and since I live in Fort Worth Texas and our University is the TCU Frogs and their color is Purple & White and my Dendrobium is also Purple & White , I'm going to call it "Dendrobium Purple & White Frog"

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    lol I love it!

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    Looking at the attached photos I would say it looks very like a dendrobium bigibbum type but you decide
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