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Dendrobium Anosmum

This is a discussion on Dendrobium Anosmum within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I've been babying this plant and haven't let it go into full dormancy so it ...

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    I've been babying this plant and haven't let it go into full dormancy so it only produced six or seven blooms, but they are still lovely and fragrant! This is my first deciduous dendrobium and I wanted to make sure it was "Happy" before I tried letting it go dormant. My reward is three new canes and a keiki. Next year I will be braver and see if we can push it to really put on a show! ;-)
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    nice color . love the fragrance, mine is resting now and will hopefully put on a show around feb or march

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    Any tips on doing that correctly? I even think about not watering it regularly and almost have a fit. :-)

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    Pretty flower. Good job with babying it.

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    Very fine bloom. BTW six or seven blooms ain't all that bad..........................AL

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    A very dark coloured variety, Nice picture.

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    Very nice one. Must keep this one in mind.

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    It's really very nice, the blooms have a great fragrance much like raspberries!

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    John, mine gets a watering about once a month when I let it rest, the canes are thinner than my nobiles, so when they look a bit shriveled they get a drink, plus any occasional rain, I am less strict with this one , unlike my nobiles which I move to a different area so I don't water them with everything else, one of the best orchid fragrances I think.

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    Wow... just the thought of only watering once a month freaks me out! lol

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