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Vanda Denisoniana X Vanda Mimi Palmer

This is a discussion on Vanda Denisoniana X Vanda Mimi Palmer within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I am impressed by the plant - beautifully clean and perfect leaves. We don't see ...

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    I am impressed by the plant - beautifully clean and perfect leaves. We don't see many like that here - I guess that the procedure for importing - usually from Thailand - with the inspections and spraying against carriage of insect pests etc , followed by immediate closing of the box, and then air freight etc, with the shipment timed to meet a UK show, probably means that the plants are in those boxes for at least a month before they see the light of day, By that time the odd leaf tip is brown, and the leaf colour tends to be a dirty greyish green. Oh yes they do recover, but never get to look as good as this.

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    Great combo! Love the subtle coloring.

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    Great appearence,congratulations!

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