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Baby Rynchostylis retusa

This is a discussion on Baby Rynchostylis retusa within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I call it a baby because the spike in total is only seven inches long. ...

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    Smile Baby Rynchostylis retusa

    I call it a baby because the spike in total is only seven inches long. I post this only to show that I have a few Vandaceous plants in spike, which I have been waiting for this year. This is still a small orchid so I am hoping to someday have a couple long, magnificent blooming spikes like I have recently seen posted here. Thanks for looking in. AL
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    Very nice, Al!

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    Like it very much. Good job! Note to self--stop being such a chicken and get a vanda or two. Love the color of yours. Thanks for sharing.

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    She's a little beauty, Al. It'll only get better with age and size... unlike most humans
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    Very beautiful ! It will surely grow into a nice healthy plant and have longer spikes.

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    Wonderful, Al! I'm soooooooooooooooo happy for you! I bet it smells great, too...Betty :-)

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    HEy Congratulations Al ! Nice growing!!

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    Yay! Regardless of the size, those flowers are so pretty, aren't they?

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    Yes they are Naoki. They last in perfection a good long while even in the heat, which is nice also. Thanks to you all! AL

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    It's a small one, but it is not less pretty. I love it. Well done Al.

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