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Dendrobium cruentum

This is a discussion on Dendrobium cruentum within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Den. cruentum--an I/W grower. It blooms in late winter or early spring....

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    Default Dendrobium cruentum

    Den. cruentum--an I/W grower. It blooms in late winter or early spring.
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    Lovely ! The orange, vermilion lip is very eye catching !

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    sigh....just gorgeous!

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    Stunning shape and color combo!

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    Woah! another wonder Tom. cruentum is one of my favourites, and I like the hybrids derived from it as well

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    Another beauty that you have, Tom! Pretty stunning..

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    to the above comments. Really a striking orange bit in the center. Nice contrast to the color of the bloom.

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    Look it like Den. suzukii. I love it's lip. Thanks.

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    Yes, it is very similar to Den. suzukii but different. This one is Den. cruentum.

    Den. suzukii has much bigger flower, more flowers, more color on the lip...

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