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Schomb. superbiens alba x Schomb. gloriosa

This is a discussion on Schomb. superbiens alba x Schomb. gloriosa within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I hope this is the right section for Schomb's. I didn't get a pic of ...

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    Default Schomb. superbiens alba x Schomb. gloriosa

    I hope this is the right section for Schomb's. I didn't get a pic of this one till near the end of its bloom cycle but here ya go. It's quite a large plant.





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    WOW What a Beauty !!!!
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    That's a very nice saturated color.

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    Yes, correct section! What an intense color.

    Cheers,
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    I am hoping to slowly acclimate him to full sun since I need more space and don't have any other orchids in full sun. I wish I had room for a greenhouse sometimes!

    Glad you all liked it.

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    I love schombs, I really wish I could grow one, like a small Thompsoniana but I don't have the right conditions ...
    I will have to keep drooling over your pictures and Molly Taco's ....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lambert View Post
    I love schombs, I really wish I could grow one, like a small Thompsoniana but I don't have the right conditions ...
    I will have to keep drooling over your pictures and Molly Taco's ....
    Hey, Lambert, I have babies on the way (still in the flask...) If you are patient I can send you one in about......... 5 years or so..?!

    Shann, yours is gorgeous. I love the color and it's size.

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    Quote Originally Posted by margo View Post
    Hey, Lambert, I have babies on the way (still in the flask...) If you are patient I can send you one in about......... 5 years or so..?!
    Nice of you to offer, Margo ... what is five years in orchid time? Nothing!
    I doubt I can grow one indoors in NYC though!

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    I doubt I can grow one indoors in NYC though!
    If it could take full sun could you hang it outside a window?

    Shann~

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shannara View Post
    If it could take full sun could you hang it outside a window?

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    Sure, my light loving orchids spend late spring-late summer on the window ledge but it's more winter I would be concerned about with a Schomb.

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