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Jumping on the Laelia Purpurata Bandwagon

This is a discussion on Jumping on the Laelia Purpurata Bandwagon within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Great show on a well-grown plant!!!...

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    Great show on a well-grown
    plant!!!

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    Congratulations Glenn, a great great blooming.

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    Amazing display! I need to jump on this Bandwagon and get myself one, great growing..

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    Love this lovely, well bloomed cattleya. So nice!

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    Wonderful! You do some fine work.

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    Lol thanks guys. Mother Nature takes care of them...I am her assistant
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    Glenn: I've got this one as well, but it's very skimpy compared to yours. Do you do anything special (like cutting rhizomes, etc.) to get that many leads in such a small area?

    wuness

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    Hi wuness I don't do anything special. However it grows in full sun in a gazebo hanging from the top. I believe the strong light contributes to its rapid growth. I acclimate my light loving orchids in winter to full sun. I have had slight leaf burn but Laelias are fast growers. I have not done back cutting but it might work...btw I use slow release fertilizer
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