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Mystery plant? Any ideas?

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    Believe it or not this was a cast off plant I received 7 years ago and it finally bloomed! It's a huge Cattleya..I almost lost it and now it's sized up again enough to bloom. I know it's hard to judge by the bloom, but I challenge you...any guesses?

    Here's the picture...one bloom per stem.
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    Can't help with the name, but is gorgeous! Love the color!

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    I don't know the name but it sure looks like it is unhappy and wants to live in Florida. I will PM you my address and you can send it along, LOL !
    Cin

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    Florida? Oh, it's much too lush and humid and moderate to live there!

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    No idea. It's beautiful, though. Well done.

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    that is so pretty!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dallasgarden View Post
    Florida? Oh, it's much too lush and humid and moderate to live there!
    Perhaps - Arkansas? I feel certain it would love living here in the navel of the US. Should I pm my address?

    Beautiful bloom.

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    Netrasiri Dark Prince?
    Gorgeous! Fragrance?

    Michael

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ephemera View Post
    Netrasiri Dark Prince?
    Gorgeous! Fragrance?

    Michael
    Your guess seems to be correct. Well done Michael.
    Anyways, very beautiful cattleya - what a wonderful surprise to see that orchid bloom after seven years! Congratulations Chris.

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    beautiful!

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