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White Catt

This is a discussion on White Catt within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is a NOID that I purchased about a year and a half ago when ...

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    This is a NOID that I purchased about a year and a half ago when the last flower was barely hanging on.... it was a very large plant and I divided it into 3 smaller plants to allow them to grow back into large plants. This is the first flower for me from one of the divisions.... soory about the brown spots on the sepals...got some water on them....


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    Surprised water caused that much damage. Too bad, nice flowers otherwise.

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    I wouldn't think water would have caused this much damage, either, but from time to time I spray the GH with RD-20 (Physan). I sprayed recently when the buds were still closed and within a day or so the brown spots appeared. I thought ?botriyis? can't be....I sprayed with something that should have killed that type of thing but here we are with brown spots. It isn't progressing so, I'll leave well-enough alone!

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    That's a pretty white catt....I love the shape of the lip. Great flower! Now that only the bugs are killing my catt's I may have to try a white biggo floofie. They smell so good!!
    Connie

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    I hate when that happens to my blooms. Usually it is not water, but when I spray with insecticide that it happens. Beautiful white blooms anyway!

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    They are very pretty!!! Bummer about the brown spots, you could put make up on them Just kidding!!

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    Doc you might need to drop that off when you drop off your cuttings I think it likes me

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    Doc that is a beautiful white regardless of the brown spots. Congrats on the blooms !!!!

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    I like this photo, and maybe I'm just weird, but I think the spotting on the flowers enhances the photo. It shows the reality of orchid blooms being not perfect, but still beautiful.

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