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Sophronitis pygmea

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    Now that's gorgeous!

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    Beautiful orange colour and good shape, well done, love it.

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    WOW! Wonderful color and form. Love it.

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    Do Sophronitis need a dry period or is this beautiful flower induced by a cold period?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Orchidmorris View Post
    Do Sophronitis need a dry period or is this beautiful flower induced by a cold period?
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    In general both. But I manage to flower some clones with the only limited cold and dry periods.
    This one spend the summer on my balcony up until the first freezing. If held in constant warm climate I find them grow continuously and flower less good. The buds also develope slower in cold climate but the color gets more vibrant.

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    Wow great colour!

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    I love the color so intense and cool.

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    Stunning Orange!! WOW.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Magnus A View Post
    In general both. But I manage to flower some clones with the only limited cold and dry periods.
    This one spend the summer on my balcony up until the first freezing. If held in constant warm climate I find them grow continuously and flower less good. The buds also develope slower in cold climate but the color gets more vibrant.
    Great information on how to grow this little gems.

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