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Brassavola nodosa 'Little Stars'

This is a discussion on Brassavola nodosa 'Little Stars' within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I love the strong night time fragrance of this little guy....

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    Default Brassavola nodosa 'Little Stars'

    I love the strong night time fragrance of this little guy.
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    Love yours. Mine is spiking and I can hardly wait for the blooms
    Thanks for sharing what is one of my favorite orchids.

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    what a great name for this plant....wish we had a way for you to share the fragrance

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    Nice flowers, Max. I happen to have found mine at a local grocery store as NOID, but I am pretty sure mine is nodosa, too. I love its strong scent at night.

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    The nodosa flowers are so pretty. I like them so much i've bought several varieties....lol.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cjcorner View Post
    The nodosa flowers are so pretty. I like them so much i've bought several varieties....lol.
    I am looking for more Brassavolas of different species but there are no good suppliers where I live.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cjcorner View Post
    The nodosa flowers are so pretty. I like them so much i've bought several varieties....lol.
    I was inspired by your previous post. See how quickly I ended up getting one............ The darn grocery store.

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    It is a Brassavola nodosa hybrid, called Little Stars(nodosa X subulifolia). Not a species.

    You can get Brassavola species easily these days through mail order. Send me PM if you want to know the source.

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    Beautiful. Well grown.

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    Great looking blooms on your Brassavola nodosa!! Usually I see these mounted, but your seems to do well in a pot. Nice growing.

    cheers,
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