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Dendrobium aemulum

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    Default Dendrobium aemulum

    Although it really should be called a real b*** to photograph.

    However, I am ever so glad to finally have something in flower.. woo hoo... this is usually one of the first to flower and generally means spring or at least the warmer weather and longer days are upon us...

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    That's another new one for me, it's lovely. Looks to be quite small??

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    Hi Diane,

    yes, a neat compact one, the whole pseudobulbs plus two leaves rises a total of 7cm. The good thing is that the flowers have petals and sepals each about 2cm long, but because they project forward tend to again just be a mass of white fluffy feather like bits... well at least when all the flowers are open...

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    Wow very nice blooming.

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    Most unusual but very pretty.

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    I like it, thanks for showing it very pretty Gin

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