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Surprise Dend loddigessii

This is a discussion on Surprise Dend loddigessii within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; A vendor from south FL gave me this little cutting to try up here in ...

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    Default Surprise Dend loddigessii

    A vendor from south FL gave me this little cutting to try up here in chilly north FL. I left it outside all winter even through light freezes, with no water except what little rain it got. Look how she rewarded my for my abuse
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    don't you just love this orchid!! Gin gave me a cutting several years ago and it did so well this year too.

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    Very Pretty Tami, is that from Micky?

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    Cute! Never had any luck with these myself. I have a little cutting that is "surviving" but that's about it.

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    Well, you've obviously got something the orchid likes! Congratulations and thank you for sharing that beautiful plant with us.

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    Thanks all. Cin, Karen gave it to me last spring when I stopped in on the way home from your house.

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    When I ignore my orchids they just die.......grrrrrr! But I do not have one of those, am putting it on my list now!

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