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Laelia cinnabarina

This is a discussion on Laelia cinnabarina within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I love rupicolous Laelias. Very easy to grow and beautiful bright colors on the flowers. ...

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    Default Laelia cinnabarina

    I love rupicolous Laelias. Very easy to grow and beautiful bright colors on the flowers. I learn the less common colors from orchids - this is cinnabar lol. This is the first bloom on this plant. Longish spike! The third picture is of these blooms photographed with an orchid print I have.

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    Vivid and beautiful color. Nice presentation Mike. AL

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    A very lovely catt!!! Nice pictures.

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    I love those laelia's and yours is beautiful.

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    wow, gorgeous orange flowers!

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    nice Laelia! This ones on my wish list...do you give it any special treatment?
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    like the form and color, very nice

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    The color so strong I like it this Catt....lovely.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cakedaddy View Post
    nice Laelia! This ones on my wish list...do you give it any special treatment?
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    Nothing unusual -- fairly bright light, water during spring/summer when pseudobulb is growing, lower water (but not dry) in fall/winter. These Laelias are great -- take up very little space and make these bright little gems of flowers.

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    This is one of my favorite plants. Even the plant itself is very cool. The leaves are very rough, almost pebble-like in texture and will get more reddish purple in high light. I know things have been reclassified, but this was in a section called rupicolous laelias which comes from latin meaning living in or among rocks.

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