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more ID help

This is a discussion on more ID help within the General Orchid Culture forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; Need some more ID help. In the first pic, the bloom is about 1 1/4" ...

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    mcitil is offline Junior Member
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    Need some more ID help. In the first pic, the bloom is about 1 1/4" across. It is growing terrestrially. The second pic, the bloom is about an 1" across, the foliage is thin and heavily ribbed. Detailed info great, but Im really just looking for a genus. Thanks!
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    The first pic looks like one of those walking iris. I think they're Brazilian. Search the site on that. The second looks like an orchid.


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    The second is a ground orchid. here is a thread that might be a little help.

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    Second one does seem to be Spathoglottis plicata... grows like a weed once established...


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