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Dendrobium lawessi

This is a discussion on Dendrobium lawessi within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I like the red colour of the flowers....

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    Default Dendrobium lawessi

    I like the red colour of the flowers.
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    Nice one! Red is my favorite too.

    This species doesn't grow upright. Did you rotate the photo?

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    Love this. Not a common colour for dendrobes.

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    Tom, no, i grow it upright, it's wrong?

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    WOW! That is fantastic. No mater how it grows it is a stunning color for a dendrobium. I want one!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by lanhua View Post
    Tom, no, i grow it upright, it's wrong?
    I guess you have not had it long enough then. It should be mounted the other way--hanging down.

    BTW, really nice red clone. I have a red one like yours and it is my favorite.

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    oh wow mietek.....
    what a vibrant color, drooling material!

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    i really like the intense red.... now my eyes are hurting

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    Tom, as I bought the plant, it was potted, also upright. I mounted it on a pice of wood and it is growing well. Today I looked at the book of J.P. Wood, you are right, the pseudobulbs are pendent and it like misty shadow. I have to look for a new place for my lawessi. Thanks a lot.

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    Oh my god ! What a brilliant red ! I want one too.

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