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Rhynchostylis gigantea alba

This is a discussion on Rhynchostylis gigantea alba within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Just a small seedling flowering for the first time. Only 4 flowers but I think ...

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    Default Rhynchostylis gigantea alba

    Just a small seedling flowering for the first time. Only 4 flowers but I think it has a good future.


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    What a vibrant white!

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    Nice flower form, definitely a good future ahead !

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    Roy, just three flowers?

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    Love this alba!! The blooms look like they have great substance too.

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    I agree with Bruce. Plus the fragrance must be strong which is common with all giganteas.

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    I wonder why it bloom in this season???
    In my country, it bloom in winter and spring, much on February, March

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    Very pretty! Would love to be able to grow it.

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    Nice, and unusual! Usually don't see these guys in bloom until December!
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    Just to clarify seasons, IT is Winter here now. Heading for 0c or less tonite. As far as I can tell from other growers here, the alba flowers now for us and the red and spotted forms in the Spring/Summer seasons.
    It does have great substance and sparkling texture which with my quick pic didn't come thru.
    The fragrance is very strong.

    lanhua, four flowers.

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