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What kind of leafy orchid is this?

This is a discussion on What kind of leafy orchid is this? within the General Orchid Culture forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; My first question is....what kind of orchid is in the first picture? It's very leafy. ...

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    Default What kind of leafy orchid is this?

    My first question is....what kind of orchid is in the first picture? It's very leafy. This was taken from the side, so you can't really see just how leafy and full of buds it is! As of right now, there are 7 spikes with with 5 buds on each. And you can't really see it in the picture, but there is a tiny bit of purple on each bud.
    My second question is...is this plant healthy? I've always read that the leaves should be a lighter green, but as I'm new to this, I'm not sure if this specific type of orchid should be darker. It currently has one spike with 2 open flowers and 6 buds.
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    For my first question, I'm referring to the 1st and 2nd picture. For my second question, I'm referring to the 3rd and 4th picture.

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    First plant is some sort of Miltonopsis

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    Thank you. I was pretty sure that was what it was, I just wanted to know what other people thought.

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    second pix is a phalaenopsis and looking healthy!

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    Thank you! I knew it was a phalaenopsis (not sure which kind exactly), but I'm SOOO happy that you said it looks healthy. I saw it in a grocery store and it looked dry...so I felt it and it was very dry, so I felt that I had to buy it and take it home and care for it.
    Would anyone happen to know what kind of phal. this is?
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    Maybe those are Miltonia and Phalaenopsis hybrids?

    They are so healthy, I like them.

    And also you have a lovely peloric Phalaenopsis hybrid.

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    Would anyone happen to know what kind of phal. this is?
    A very pretty one! Nice save!

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