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L Purpurata

This is a discussion on L Purpurata within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is the best ever bloom for this plant. nice tall strong spike with a ...

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    Default L Purpurata

    This is the best ever bloom for this plant. nice tall strong spike with a soft powdery fragrance.
    Enjoy, Cin
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    You have a purpurata blooming this late in the season, Cin? Must be that Florida weather!

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    Wow! Great looking Purpurata...that is absolutely the Grand-Dame's of Orchids. I don't care what version of Purpurata you are lucky enough to have, they are all just too pretty!
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    I don't think I ever have noted one blooming in the fall...lovely!

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    very pretty, love the striking lip contrasting against the pure white!

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    Great photos very beautiful.....

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    Wow. She had to wait til we left! but that's ok. she's worth it!

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    Beautiful!!

    Cheers,
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    Cin, it's nice to see what the other half of my hybrid looks like, Lc Gaiety Flambeau. I like yours more because it appears to be a larger flower and opens much more....thanks

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    are you sure that isn't Soph purpurata

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