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Cattleya rex

This is a discussion on Cattleya rex within the Genus Specific forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; This is my first time blooming a cattleya....

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    Default Cattleya rex

    This is my first time blooming a cattleya.Name:  Summer 2014 106.jpg
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    Congratulations! You did a great job, it is beautiful!

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    Yes, congratulations! It is quite an achievement! And a pretty one too!
    I am right behind you myself with my first catt flower coming real soon.

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    Im beginning to be intrigued. Some more and i might buy a cattleya

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    Ok then, this is my BLC Toshie Aoki 'Starburst' - the first flower that got broken off shortly after this photo. I have a second one about to bloom that I plan to take pictures of and post in the flowers section. It's SO yummy anyone would want a Catt! BTW, so far its been easy as pie, came blooming size and happily put up two spikes on two new growths since I got it last fall. I'm in love!

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    Both are very pretty congrats.

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    Wow! Lovely blooms. I wish my catts bloom too someday. They just give new growth but no blooms.
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    Thank you all very much. I'm very excited about it. I searched for this plant for such a long time and took very good care of it in the hopes of someday blooming it. I can't stop staring at it.

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    both are nice , but love a 'Toshie'

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    That's a gorgeous flower!

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