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New Vanda

This is a discussion on New Vanda within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is the Vanda I bought together with the Dendrobium. It wasn't cheap (approx. 100 ...

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    This is the Vanda I bought together with the Dendrobium. It wasn't cheap (approx. 100 USD), but I think it was worth the money. I hope the second spike will open as well. The real color is much more blue, not so purple as on the picture, but neither a real blue. The blooms are real big. I haven't measured them but they're over 10 cm across. While it's in bloom I'll have her in this vase (just for exposure, when it comes to watering I'll soak her in a bucket or the bathtub)) and then it will go outside (by then the temperatures will be much higher).

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    Lovely vanda with lots of healthy roots! What is the name of this vanda?

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    Outstandingly beautiful!

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    It sure is a beauty!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brutal_Dreamer View Post
    Lovely vanda with lots of healthy roots! What is the name of this vanda?

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    Looking at pictures from the cultivator's site, I'd say it's a Sunanda ® Moonlight Blue

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    Lovely Vanda. is it Kulwadee Fragrance?. is it fragrant?

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    No, unfortunately it's not fragrant. It's not a Kulwadee, it's a Sananda

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    Lovely Vanda very healthy too..

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    You just made me jealous of your Vanda. I'm gonna blame you for my next purchase of it...lol

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    outstanding color and spots, love it

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