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Vanda wightii -- elusive Endemic Vanda

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    Default Vanda wightii -- elusive Endemic Vanda

    Vanda wightii -- elusive Endemic Vanda. I have been searching for it almost 4 years and finally one of my friends gave me a cutting this season with spike. I look fwd to bloom it next season.

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    What a beauty Sriram! Look forward to future blooming's.

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    Very nice! I love gift orchids. You don't really have to record where it came from because you always remember.

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    Nice Sriram and yes, I agree with Chris.

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    That is what I'd call a good friend. Very beautiful Vanda.

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    Nice! This is one of the species I'm still trying to find a source for. Is it scented?

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    A beauty

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    Mild fragrance in the evening. Smells like cinnamon
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    Nice! This is one of the species I'm still trying to find a source for. Is it scented?

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    Wow.... what a lovely vanda species I like it so much so nice Sriram I only can recall Presam got this species in his collection. I wish next season it will give you better flower count.

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