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Mokara Orchid

This is a discussion on Mokara Orchid within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Hi guys, this is my first Mokara orchid bloom...

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    Default Mokara Orchid

    Hi guys, this is my first Mokara orchid bloom
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    Absolutely beautiful! Compared to some Vandas and Ascocendas I am finding the Mokaras are easier to grow. What is your experience with them down under? Oh, and by the way ,what ever your doing for this orchid is certainly working! AL

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    Very nice mokara.

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    Mokaras always impress me for their beauty and this one is no exception

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    Thanks guys. I agree with you Al with regards to mokara being fairly easy to grow. I got this mokara the same time with a vanda tricolor and another chao praya which are doing very well too but not flowering yet. I just hang them and a very weak fertilizer each week as adviced by the grower whom I bought it from.

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    I love the spots on this orchid, Carl. Do you know the name?

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    I love those shades of pink. Good job blooming it.

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    Carl, if I'm not mistaken this is one of the most free flowering , nice..

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    Thanks again guys. I don't have the name of it though Bruce as I bought it in local orchid society show and thats the only tag in it so it was not that expensive. Hopefully next year I get to see that guy I bought it from and ask the name.

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    Quote Originally Posted by boulanger2204 View Post
    Thanks again guys. I don't have the name of it though Bruce as I bought it in local orchid society show and thats the only tag in it so it was not that expensive. Hopefully next year I get to see that guy I bought it from and ask the name.
    Looks very much like Mokara Chark Kuan 'Pink' .

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