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Dendrobium capra

This is a discussion on Dendrobium capra within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This species is a native of Java island. It could inherit green genes when it ...

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    Default Dendrobium capra

    This species is a native of Java island. It could inherit green genes when it is crossbreeded to another species. It grows very slowly and produce flowers about two or three times a year.
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    Now that is one pretty den. Really like it!

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    Two or THREE times a year?! I LIKE IT! I LIKE IT! Betty :-)

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    i like it... especially that it is a frequent bloomer. How long does the flower lasts?

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    i dont think i've seen this one before, nice!

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    Is Java island as exotic as these orchid flowers represent? Simply beautiful! AL

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    Beautiful and interesting specie from Java. Thanks for sharing.

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    Quote Originally Posted by espranch View Post
    Two or THREE times a year?! I LIKE IT! I LIKE IT! Betty :-)
    Yup it is a frequent bloomer. But currently in Indonesia, we have had 16 months of rainy season with only a few sunny day due to climate anomaly. So I am not sure wheter it will produce another flower this year.

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    Quote Originally Posted by orchidsal View Post
    Is Java island as exotic as these orchid flowers represent? Simply beautiful! AL
    Well, "exotic" doesn't really fit into the description about Java island because it is the most populous island in Indonesia. Nevertheless, I could say that we could still find orchid paradise in some remote areas in Java.

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    Quote Originally Posted by walingwaling View Post
    i dont think i've seen this one before, nice!
    It is getting rarer nowadays because many forests in Java have been converted into plantation or for housing purpose.

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