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Habenaria radiata

This is a discussion on Habenaria radiata within the Deciduous Orchids forums, part of the General Information category; Hi, flower is very beautifull and moreover very fragrant, during winter it dyes back and ...

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    Default Habenaria radiata

    Hi,

    flower is very beautifull and moreover very fragrant, during winter it dyes back and rest as a tuber.
    When resting needs to be left dry but be carefull that the tubers do not dry out completly.

    Fabrizio
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    WOW! Very pretty!!! Thanks for sharing!

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    That is so beautiful! Bravo!!

    Cheers,
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    Amazing ! It looks like a bird in flight ! Fabrizio please share the cultural needs of this plant. I can acquire bulbs of this plant. Let me know how you grow it. Thanks!

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    this is beautiful! great photo.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Halloamey View Post
    Amazing ! It looks like a bird in flight !
    That was my first impression too. What a beautiful bloom!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ang709 View Post
    That was my first impression too. What a beautiful bloom!
    Yes. It is also called as "Crane Orchid" or "Egret Orchid" due to this similarity!

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    been on my wish list for some time...beautiful terrestrial! great growing !!!

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    very lovely!
    one of the finest terrestrials!

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    Great job growing it. Beautiful blooms.

    It was doing good for me as well until my cat ate it ...

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