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Vanda coerulea on the stick

This is a discussion on Vanda coerulea on the stick within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; During the OS meeting, I grabbed it before it was even going to be put ...

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    Default Vanda coerulea on the stick

    During the OS meeting, I grabbed it before it was even going to be put on the sales table. Then, one of the members asked me if I was going to buy it. I was like

    It is mounted on a stick. The plant itself is about 5" wide at most. It is so cute.



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    Nice quick grab, Naoki! Beautiful orchid plant and blue blooms!

    cheers,
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    It's so little! I know --> <-- that much about vandas but I thought none of them bloomed on plants that small. I want to pinch its cheeks and give it a nickel.

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    Most of the V. coeruleas I have see are big. Believe or not, this is the 3rd spike on this tiny teeny plant. Unlike other 'dinner plate' Vandas, I like how the petals strech out horizontally like wings.

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    I have several and they are all LARGE. I have one that is almost as tall as me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cdayinflorida View Post
    I have several and they are all LARGE. I have one that is almost as tall as me.
    Really? I swear I myself will get taller when I move there.

    The one in the background is the Robert's Delight, btw.

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    Very nice, Naoki... Coerulea can have small leafspans compared to other vandas...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Naoki View Post
    Really? I swear I myself will get taller when I move there.

    The one in the background is the Robert's Delight, btw.
    I can't promise you height...maybe if I use the seaweed extract??

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    Nice coerulea. Good grab.

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    Very nice indeed.

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