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Rhyncorides Springtime

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    Default Rhyncorides Springtime

    Rhrds Springtime (Aer lawrenceae x Rhy gigantea ), so very aptly named. Registered in 1979 by O Kirch of Hawaii, this is one of the most attractive primary hybrids of the vandaceous tribe. Yet for all its beauty I could only find 2 pictures when I googled and they weren't particularly pretty. I bought it in Feb of 2012 as a blooming size plant but had to wait a year to see the first blooms. Needless to say I'm extremely pleased with these blooms.
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    Forgot to mention that the blooms measure 1 1/2 inch (4 cm) across and has the fragrance of Rhy gigantea.

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    very nice!

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    Really nice. Thanks for sharing.

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    I am in love with the gigantea group...your flowers are very nice!

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    beautiful color pattern and with that fragrance, a winner

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    Very cute. Bravo.
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    Lovely, Yew - and what color! Congrats.

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    Thanks everyone for looking in and for the nice comments.

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    Beautiful Yew! I like the fact that their fragrant too. AL

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