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Vanda Ketchan Pink X Vanda Coerulea first bloom

This is a discussion on Vanda Ketchan Pink X Vanda Coerulea first bloom within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Picture perfect flowers, Connie! Congratulations!...

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    Picture perfect flowers, Connie! Congratulations!

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    Quote Originally Posted by orchidsal View Post
    You seem to of gotten well versed in the culture and care of Vandaceous orchids Connie. These blooms are very impressive. How do you use the honey?, if I may ask? AL
    I use a couple tablespoons in my fertilizer water..usually 2-3 gal's of water. It seems to help sickly plants grow and perk up. I also use it in my soak when I get plants from overseas that are dried out. Mostly I use it on my vanda and cattleya types that need more "food" than others.

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    Hi Connie! Thanx for the tip about the honey. I LOVE your vanda! that hint of yellow on the lower sepals (right word?) and the darker spots in the blue webbing are gorgeous. How cool that it is a 'rescue' that you got to bloom so beautifully for you.
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    Thanks Connie! I will definitely make use of this information. AL

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    very beautiful.

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    stunning vanda blooms Connie. The 2nd photo in post number 4 is amazing. Love the sunlight through the orchid bloom

    cheers,
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brutal_Dreamer View Post
    stunning vanda blooms Connie. The 2nd photo in post number 4 is amazing. Love the sunlight through the orchid bloom

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    The flowers, with the sunlight, look like stained glass in some of my pictures. They also have a slight perfumey smell to them now. Thanks for e1 nice comments.

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