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Laelia purpurata alba

This is a discussion on Laelia purpurata alba within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; L. purpurata alba...

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    Beautiful bloom and beautiful photo.

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    The contrast and sharpness of this photo is stunning. Such a beautiful bloom. I love the blue lip purpurata, but this one is also very nice.

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    Sooo Lovely! Thanks for sharing.

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    very nice shape and color, I just ordered "Laelia purpurata v. carnea ‘H&R’ 4N x v. carnea and Laelia purpurata ‘Pinkie’ x purpurata", may I know does it easy to take care and what is the requirement of this species?

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    I grow it just like Cattleya. Cooler and drier in winter.

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