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Dendrobium loddigessii

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    Cool Dendrobium loddigessii

    This is one of very few orchids that survived the terrible freeze in my greenhouse this winter. Dendrobium loddigessii that my good friend Gin gave to me several years ago. I love the colors and how this beautiful orchid grows. Thanks Gin!








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    Gorgeous Dendrobium Bruce! I was wondering if you have any good cultural tips with regards to them? As I have acquired a new one (which is like this in flower habit but looks very different). I am sorry that you lost some plants during the winter though..

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    Very beautiful blooming. Bravo, Bruce.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mararda View Post
    Gorgeous Dendrobium Bruce! I was wondering if you have any good cultural tips with regards to them? As I have acquired a new one (which is like this in flower habit but looks very different). I am sorry that you lost some plants during the winter though..
    I let this one dry out completely before watering. I feed it once a week with very diluted miracle grow fert.

    cheers,
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    I am glad this one made it (not that I wanted any to go) as it is quite lovely. Beautiful!

    Dendrobium loddigessii has been on my wish list with a seller who sells them for a while.

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    WOW, your plant is gorgeous and flowers are so bright! Very nice clone. Congrats!!

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    WOW!!! That's one impressive display, Bruce! The blooms are gorgeous.

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    That is very beautiful! I like the color combination. I am wondering if they have a fragrance?

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    Bruce...Have you seen my bib?

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