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Den. microbulbon

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    Default Den. microbulbon

    Note: This orchid has been recently identified as: Dendrobium elliottianum. See post #9 in this thread for details. (Updated March 27, 2011.)

    Bought it as Dendrobium garrettii and I had posted it here as such, but I begin to think it is Den. microbulbon. 0.5" flower and very long lasting
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    It is a very pretty orchid. Love all the blooms and the lavender lip the flowers have.

    Cheers,
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    I love the color and the beautiful form of the flowers.

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    This orchid is blooming its head off. I am very taken by these subtle colors and there is a nice contrast between the smooth rimmed petals and the ruffles on this orchid. Well Done! AL
    Last edited by orchidsal; March 15th, 2011 at 12:29 PM.

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    Very pretty indeed. Like Al I'm partial to subtle colours.:\Long lasting flowers and fragrant too......

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    Very nice great photo

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    Very pretty blooms. Thanks for sharing Tom.

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    The flowres have sich an elegant beauty, especially contrasted with the log on which they are mounted. Lovely.

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    With the help of Higgins and O'Byrne, SITF(AOS) has re-identified this species as Den. elliottianum. (Earlier back in 2010, they misidentified it as Den. microbulbon).

    Hopefully Bruce will changed the title if he sees this post. TIA

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom-19951 View Post
    With the help of Higgins and O'Byrne, SITF(AOS) has re-identified this species as Den. elliottianum. (Earlier back in 2010, they misidentified it as Den. microbulbon).

    Hopefully Bruce will changed the title if he sees this post. TIA
    The first post has been updated, Tom. Thank you!!

    Cheers,
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