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Trichoglottis atropurpurea aka brachiata

This is a discussion on Trichoglottis atropurpurea aka brachiata within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; The vandaceous genus Trichoglottis has about 70 species, of these, 11 are found in the ...

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    Default Trichoglottis atropurpurea aka brachiata

    The vandaceous genus Trichoglottis has about 70 species, of these, 11 are found in the Philippines. The best known amongst them is perhaps T. atropurpurea, better known as T. brachiata. This plant is found in most larger islands of the country.
    Very fragrant.

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    Very pretty. wonder if it would like the heat and humidity of Key West LOL

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    Ooooh, oooh, red and fragrant! I want one! Except I don't grow dends.... not the right conditions...

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    Now that is sweet! Love the petal color and the shape of the lip!

    How big does that plant get?
    Flower size?

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    That is pretty spectacular.
    I really like it but the juries still out if i can grow Vandaceous plants.

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    Nice picture!

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