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Cattleya dormaniana

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    That is just a beautiful flower. I grow entirely (almost) species nowadays and this one should be on my list. What does it like in terms of temperature and light especially?

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    A beauty!

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    I agree a beauty!

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    That is truly beautiful Elio!

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    Wow. look at the roots on it. Beautifully grown and bloomed Elio. Thanks for posting

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    Beautiful! I've been offered the yellow form of this species. I think you've sold me on it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arne View Post
    That is just a beautiful flower. I grow entirely (almost) species nowadays and this one should be on my list. What does it like in terms of temperature and light especially?
    For many years the cultivation, is very big and my greenhouse is small, when the temperature is above 14 ° the I place outside, in full sun, protected by a light shade, in winter the I place in the brightest position greenhouse; winter rest, abundant fertilization, strength 1/2, irrigation reverse osmosis, 53 ppm.

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    That is beautiful and very well grown, but it appears to be a C. dormaniana hybrid with Brassavola. There are several registered. Neither plant form or flower form are what would be expected for C. dormaniana.

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