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My Dendrobium cucullatum

This is a discussion on My Dendrobium cucullatum within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Dear all, my Dendrobium cucullatum is in bloom now. Mysteriously only one plant is blooming, ...

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    Default My Dendrobium cucullatum

    Dear all, my Dendrobium cucullatum is in bloom now. Mysteriously only one plant is blooming, usually there are 15 + plants blooming and they put on quite a display, nevertheless the 50-60 flowers on this one are very nice in form and with a very soft pastel pink tone.

    Here is the entire plant in bloom

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    From the other side

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    A close up of the fimbriated lip

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    And a last one with the brilliant markings on the lips

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    Nice display.Wish the 15 or so plants had bloomed - now that would be really spectacular!

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    I love the fancy lip.

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    Very pretty, good growning

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    Mine when in bloom never behave like this, many flower maybe cool spell is the key. Congrats Amey.

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    A flower string beautiful that I think them, have fragrance?

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    very nice plant. Congratulation. Where is this plant from?

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    Simply put...BEAUTIFUL!

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    Thanks everyone for the compliments.

    @ Mieczyslaw, the plant is from a nursery near Darjeeling in the Northeastern part of the state of West Bengal, India.

    @ Hoanglong, I have not noticed any significant fragrance atleast the green house is not filled with the smell, I will check it out closely in the evening, now in the afternoon, my Greenhouse is 40 0C.

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    very beautiful...

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