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Bl. Sunset Glory

This is a discussion on Bl. Sunset Glory within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Bl. Richard Mueller X L. purpurata . The blooms change color as they age , ...

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    Bl. Richard Mueller X L. purpurata . The blooms change color as they age , A very reliable bloomer it is a 2 spiker . Gin
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    That's really nice Gin. I think it's neat that they change colors.

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    The pattern of spots on the lip--the way the petals pick up that color--very cool!

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    Well, that Richard Mueller certainly gets around! Those are lovely. How large are the blooms? The Yellow Bird I have has a second spike coming too, so I guess Richard was a stout fellow!

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    Very nice, Gin!

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    I'm going to add that one to my wish list...I'm getting to like the Bl. crosses more and more...Very nice...

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    What I like is it blooms on every new growth and stays compact . Easy to grow Thanks all glad you like it . G

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