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Dendrobium draconis

This is a discussion on Dendrobium draconis within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Please correct me if the name of this plant is otherwise. I bought it as ...

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    Default Dendrobium draconis

    Please correct me if the name of this plant is otherwise. I bought it as a small bareroot division more than a month ago. The single flower at the tip of the cane was unexpected and a pleasant surprise, it got light citrusy fragrance. Cane is covered with black hairs.


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    wow that nice. All that from a cutting. And here I thought that orchids were fussy and would never flower from a fresh cutting. I am inspired now.

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    Lovely Tanya!

    But a black hairy cane...ewww!

    Julie

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    The hairs are not really bad, Julie. More like soft downy fur

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    It sure if pretty Tanya... obviously loves your deft touch at growing it.. well done.

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    its great to see that flowering so small
    Just been checking up for and it seems to have the right name.
    Heres a link so that you can have a read

    http://www.orchidspecies.com/dendraconis.htm

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    Thanks all for the kind words. I've found the right ID....its Dendrobium williamsonii.

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    VERY beautiful. Thanks for sharing with us

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    Nice dendrob species. Cheers. Hoa.

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    Nice orchid flower

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