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Epc. Siam Jade 'AVO'

This is a discussion on Epc. Siam Jade 'AVO' within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I have begun ordering my cattleya types so that I am challenged to work harder ...

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    Cool Epc. Siam Jade 'AVO'

    I have begun ordering my cattleya types so that I am challenged to work harder for my flowers. This plant arrived roughly 3 or 4 months ago...and here is my first blooming with 3 flowers.

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    Lovely. One of my favorites. Need to get another one of these since I lost mine to rot this summer. Thanks for sharing.

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    I like it, Connie. Love the texture contrast between the waxy and soft frilly. Is there something about this one that makes it more work to bloom?

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    The compact cattleya are generally easier to bloom for me. I have a bad habit of buying flowers instead of waiting for the ones in spike. So I've started getting plants that aren't in spike or anything. I spend more time out in the greenhouse repotting and spraying instead of going shopping for flowers.

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    Super pretty! Is this fragrant? It looks as though it is.
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    Great orchid Connie. PM me with the grower please.

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    Lovely! I hope to get mine to bloom sometime soon.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cakedaddy View Post
    Super pretty! Is this fragrant? It looks as though it is.
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    So far I haven't detected any scent...

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    Great orchid Connie. Should get some pollen from the Island Charm in another post & cross them

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    These are so pretty. The green and white makes such a clean, crisp presentation.

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