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Cattleya (Laelia) alaorii

This is a discussion on Cattleya (Laelia) alaorii within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; 2nd blooming since I got it from Brazil last year. Mounted on cork....

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    Default Cattleya (Laelia) alaorii

    2nd blooming since I got it from Brazil last year. Mounted on cork.

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    What is considered blooming size on this species? I bought one recently and was curious how large it will need to get before it will bloom. Your pictures are amazing...great flowers!

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    Adorable bloom!

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    Lovely! It looks viscious and demure at once.
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    Lovely! The color is so soft...

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    Very delicate pink, amazing!

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    Very pretty! The photographs are excellent. Good job.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cjcorner View Post
    What is considered blooming size on this species? I bought one recently and was curious how large it will need to get before it will bloom.
    I bought this plant "BS". PB about 3-4cm, Leaves 6-7cm.

    Thank you all for the kind comments.

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    beautiful and bizarre at the same time, love it, thanks for sharing

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