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Dendrobium anosmum - colchicine treated

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    these are both first time bloomers. The one with the larger flower is from a batch of seedlings that are treated with colchicine. It really looks like it converted to 4n.

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    And, oh, the color saturation is really much improved

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    very nice and quite a difference in bloom size

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    Quote Originally Posted by stateless View Post
    very nice and quite a difference in bloom size
    Thank you. I'm very excited with this little anosmum. Yes, the size is a huge improvement, plus the petals have a firmer texture. I just hope that it could be as floriferous as it's sibling when it matures.

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    Love the color.

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    Beautiful anosmums. Yes I agree it's a great improvement in every way.

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    Ya totally different so nice.

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    looks quite tetraploid my my my mutations that we all wish for

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    A very nice comparison between 2n and 4n! Thanks for sharing!
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