You've truly discovered the poetry of orchids. And while Diane, Hoa or myself may have lit the spark, the fuse is all you! That's how it is.
Beware the lusts of others...they're highly contagious!
There's nothing here to intimidate. We're all of the same mix as you: passion, curiosity and terror. And no one has all the answers - we all learn from each other; so please share what you find...I'd love to learn more about C. dowiana and her culture!
PS - Dends still intimidate me!