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Dendrobium gouldii X dendrobium Johannis var Nigrescens

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    Default Dendrobium gouldii X dendrobium Johannis var Nigrescens

    This is one of several plants I acquired in October. It has delighted me with instant blooms.
    I have tried to find this cross on the Internet, without success. Is it familliar to anyone?
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    It reminds me of my Den. King Cobra. They get alot of blooms and last quite awhile as well. Mine has been in bloom for a month or two now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cjcorner View Post
    It reminds me of my Den. King Cobra. They get alot of blooms and last quite awhile as well. Mine has been in bloom for a month or two now.
    Thanks Connie
    I have King Cobra as well. These flowers are very much smaller though.

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    another den of yours I wouldn't mind having, very nice

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    Cant help but looks at the twisted petals ......lovely.

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    Very pretty Angela, but can't help with the ID.

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    Ditto - what a great looking plant!

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    wonderful, I love the spiral petals and I wish Dendrobiums liked me. - martha

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    Sorry that I can't help with identification of this orchid, but I sure do like everything about it! AL

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    I LOVE it! I've never seen it by a hybrid name; it seems that many of the antelopes (which all seem to be coming out of SE Asia) aren't getting named by their hybridizers? Maybe if it's Aussie instead someone from Down Under on here will see it? They seem to name their plants but never export them very sadly.
    If I ever get to go to Barbados, I would love to trade for a keiki from it! You're lucky to be somewhere they have some antelopes. I unfortunately don't have King Cobra to compare it to, but it reminds me of other gouldii hybrids I've seen in pictures- I spend a fair bit of time drooling over photos since you rarely see the plants. I do have a young johannis hybrid (Minnie) I got recently, photos of the grex I've seen are also quite dark.

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