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Dendrobium usitae

This is a discussion on Dendrobium usitae within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; it's a natural hybrid, between Dendr. bullenianum and Dendr. goldschidtianum...

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    Default Dendrobium usitae

    it's a natural hybrid, between Dendr. bullenianum and Dendr. goldschidtianum
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    Very nice.. love the striping...

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    Quote Originally Posted by lanhua View Post
    it's a natural hybrid, between Dendr. bullenianum and Dendr. goldschidtianum
    Really???

    I didn't know that. All the while I thought usitae was an independent species.

    Anyways, now I know. Thanks for the info.

    Cheers!

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    Hmm...I wonder if that would be one of the parents of my Candy Stripe plants. The pink stripes are the exact color of one of mine out back. I haven't had anyone Not like that flower...and I must as I have 2 or 3 of them around because I love them so much. The little ones are so cute!

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    Such a pretty dendrobe. Thanks Mietek, for sharing and the info.

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    If a wild natural hybrid, the name should properly be Den. x usitae. If a man-made hybrid, the proper name is Den. Justin Lau.

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    Quite lovely.

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    Michael, you are right, correct is, Dendrobium x usitae native to Philippines.

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    Like it a lot. Have it but haven't been able to bloom it. Any hints?

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    a lot of sunshine and keep a little bit dry, during the winter time.

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