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ID? Oncidium?

This is a discussion on ID? Oncidium? within the Genus Specific forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; This orchid was sent to me several years ago from a friend in FL. I ...

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    This orchid was sent to me several years ago from a friend in FL. I have finally gotten it to bloom! Now I'm wondering if anyone can id it for me? The best I can come up with is that it's some type of oncidium but I don't even know that for sure. Thanks!

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    This looks very similar to Aliceara Peggy Ruth Carpenter.

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    Except it has more green, so it could be an Aliceara Peggy Ruth Carpenter x Aliceara Tahoma Glacier cross? Just as a guess.

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    In conclusion though, I personally think that this one looks most similar to is 'Aliceara Sunday best Muffin.' :-)

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    The person who sent it to me said it grows wild in his yard. I've looked through countless pics of FL wild orchids and couldn't find anything similar. I guessed Oncidium because of the how the lower "lip" is not divided.

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