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Blc. Hawaiian Leopard 'Mei-Ling'

This is a discussion on Blc. Hawaiian Leopard 'Mei-Ling' within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; My uncle gave me this one a couple of years ago and until June of ...

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    Default Blc. Hawaiian Leopard 'Mei-Ling'

    My uncle gave me this one a couple of years ago and until June of this year I hadn't been able to rebloom it. I guess it likes my new yard, because it bloomed in June and is now blooming again three months later! Such a beauty.

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    nice big bloom,compare with the plant.congratulation for the re-bloom

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    Very pretty! This cross can become a really nice specimen plant if you let it get real big.

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    Great colors, very exotic.
    2 Years and still in good health. Congratulations!

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    Very nice flower, I like the pattern !

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    Congratulations, Courtlee! That is a beauty, and well worth waiting for, I might add.

    Also, welcome to our forum!

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    What a beauty!! Welcome to OrchidTalk. I see you have several 'likes', you need to post one more time to see all of them on your profile page.

    cheers,
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    Thanks everyone! I have a Sharry Baby that's spiking right now. Can't wait until it's open and I can post pics. Not to mention that incredible smell ...

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    The pattern and color contrasts are rather unique for a Cattleya. Congratulations on it coming to love it's new home and blooming for you. AL

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    Very nice

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