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Oncidium Spike??? (w/ pic)

This is a discussion on Oncidium Spike??? (w/ pic) within the Genus Specific forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; I noticed this tiny "thing" on a newly matured p-bulb of my miltonidium. It's triangle ...

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    Default Oncidium Spike??? (w/ pic)

    I noticed this tiny "thing" on a newly matured p-bulb of my miltonidium. It's triangle shaped, located near the base hidden inside the leaf, and is very small. Is it a spike? I can't wait to find out!

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    Man, I feel like an orchid proctologist looking at those pics! Usually I never notice spikes till they have buds but my guess would be a new growth.

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    Is that inside the bottom leaf? I did not notice that before. If it is then it's a spike.

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    Yah, if the PB is just newly matured, that's a spike.

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