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Blc. Louis Mc Neil 'ace'

This is a discussion on Blc. Louis Mc Neil 'ace' within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Found this plant at my orchid nursery today. I wanted to get it but my ...

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    Default Blc. Louis Mc Neil 'ace'

    Found this plant at my orchid nursery today. I wanted to get it but my house is full so resisted my temptation...
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    Enjoy!
    Alex

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    Don't go much for floofs myself, but that one is magnificent.

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    Awh Shucks ! ya sholda called me I have room LOL
    That is a beauty

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    Beautiful pastel color!!! Congrats!!!

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    Beautiful and so delicate looking. I think though that you made the right choice in getting the other one. Really like it's coloration and form.

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    Thanks guys!
    Alex
    O.o forgot to call you angela...
    Well I didn't of the shipping....... LOL, ok maybe next time!
    Alex
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    You should have taken this as well, Alex. Not easy to find 'blue' cattelyas .

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    A beauty for sure, but you made a good choice getting the Blc. Blue Hawaii if choosing between these two beautiful cattleya orchids.

    cheers,
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    Thanks for the nice comments everyone!
    Catttan, I know... It took me forever to decide, but the nursery has some nice 'blue catts' coming in every once in a while so I think I'll see it again.

    Alex

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    I would have taken this one also

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