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Vanda Gordon Dillon 'Lea' x V Lourdes Apostal

This is a discussion on Vanda Gordon Dillon 'Lea' x V Lourdes Apostal within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Still have several blooms to open - A total of 17. Large blooms with a ...

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    Default Vanda Gordon Dillon 'Lea' x V Lourdes Apostal

    Still have several blooms to open - A total of 17. Large blooms with a very thick substance. I'm happy with it. Not exactly what I thought it would be, but happy.

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    Wow ...outstanding Cathy I like it, I'm speechless...

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    You definitely can see the Gordon Dillion in it. Thanks Zain.

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    Wow! 17 flowers, that's great. Those are nice size blooms also. Good growing.

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    Thanks Jeff. It has been reluctant to bloom. This cross was made by my buddy that did a few others that I have.

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    How beautiful, Cathy! Exciting and gratifying to get such a great result after all that anticipation. I LOVE the purple and green contrasts.

    Maura

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    Thanks Maura!

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    Quite nice! (Though I must admit ... I actually preferred the partitially opened flower you posted earlier in which the petal color was still white. )


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    sooo cute.

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