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V. Kasam's Delight' X 'Dr. Anek' had an accident

This is a discussion on V. Kasam's Delight' X 'Dr. Anek' had an accident within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This one suffered a disaster. The bloom was growing so high that I was afraid ...

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    Default V. Kasam's Delight' X 'Dr. Anek' had an accident




    This one suffered a disaster. The bloom was growing so high that I was afraid it would get bumped by the light mover as it traveled above it. When I moved it I bumped off the top 4 buds. I wanted to cry. There were still 5 beautiful buds which did open. The blooms measured 5 1/4" across. I can only imagine what 9 flowers would have looked like.

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    I LOVE YOUR VANDAS !!!!!

    shame about the accident it still looks great and will flower again

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    Even with the accident, it is still a beautiful spray of blooms.

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    I'ts still just gorgeous. I'm sure it will be fine and will reward you with more blooms.

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    It's beautiful, Marilyn! And biiiiiiiiggggg blooms!!! I love all your vandas!!! And don't worry- she knows you were sad adn she will put a new spike for you!

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    very nice grandma , i love vandas they are so pretty !!

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    iregardless of the accident. looking at it im still drooling at how pretty your blooms are.

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    Those are beautiful. I always want to kick myself when I break a spike--all that work, the plant does its thing and I ruined it. At least you didn't break off the whole spike.

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