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Rhy. gigantea

This is a discussion on Rhy. gigantea within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I posted the Rhynchostylis gigantea before but now it's in full bloom. Sorry for the ...

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    Smile Rhy. gigantea

    I posted the Rhynchostylis gigantea before but now it's in full bloom. Sorry for the repost but love this guy.
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    It is wonderful! Glad to see the full bloom all open! Congratulations!

    Cheers,
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    I really love Rhycostylis. If had the room I'd have every species and variety around!

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    Quote Originally Posted by smwboxer View Post
    I really love Rhycostylis. If had the room I'd have every species and variety around!
    I know what you mean. I have two that I love. One of them is in bloom now. I have just been lazy about getting out to photograph it. I would love to have an orange one to bloom next to my purple one. That would be a stunning display. The problem with these guys is that the roots take up so much space. The roots get very thick and long and since there are not lots of them, I cannot bring myself to trim them back- LOL.

    Thanks again for sharing this beauty, Stephen.

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    Very nice and miss the fragrance.

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    and this is what I expected BD's to look like...lovely Stephen!

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    BD & Stephen should swap a little pollen quickly.

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