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Is this a Vanda?

This is a discussion on Is this a Vanda? within the General Orchid Culture forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; Hi! I bought this last month and there is no ID. Is it a Vanda? ...

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    Hi! I bought this last month and there is no ID. Is it a Vanda? There were something growing when I bought it and I thought they are going to be keikis. But as it grows, I think they look like spikes or blooms? I'm so excited!

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    Sure looks vandaceous to me. But I have only vandaceous relatives (a trichoglottis and neostylis lou sneary). So I have little to none V experience.
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    A vandaceous definitely - my guess would be an Aerides lawrenceae, a native of your country.

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    Quote Originally Posted by catttan View Post
    A vandaceous definitely - my guess would be an Aerides lawrenceae, a native of your country.
    I agreed with cattan morphology of the plant and the leaves including the spikes so close to Aer.lawrencea.

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