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She does it again!

This is a discussion on She does it again! within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Hi everyone! Just wanted to quickly show you what my Princess Mikasa has been up ...

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    Talking She does it again!

    Hi everyone!

    Just wanted to quickly show you what my Princess Mikasa has been up to. This is her second blooming since I got her in March this year. Last time there were 6 large flowers. This time there are 10 althought they are slightly smaller.





    And here's what I noticed a couple of weeks ago on the same plant!



    Not bad considering we've had a complete wash out of a summer with hardly any sun

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    Congratulations!! That is awesome growing!

    Cheers,
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    omg that purple is just magnificent! Good job.

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    How beautiful! Congrats!

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    BEAUTIFUL !!
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    Lovely big flowers.
    Good growing

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    Thanks everyone!

    Not sure I deserve the good growing comments seeing as I hardly do anything to it except spraying it whenever I can, watering it once a week and leaving it to do it's own thing the rest of the time

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    Sounds like you are giving it exactly what it needs! Beautiful color.

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    Thank, Diane! My Psychopsis opened a second flower today too so will be posting a picture of that too in the next couple of days.

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    excellent job I love its colour, and blooming twice in a year!
    and you're just growing it indoors?

    I'm scared to get a vanda because of their requirements. But I got the Paraphalaenopsis serpentilingua x Vascostylis Tham Yuen Hae, which will be vanda like. yay I found roots growing on it today

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