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Cactus in bud

This is a discussion on Cactus in bud within the A Kodak Moment: not necessarily plants... forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Originally Posted by Brutal_Dreamer That is so nice, Margarita! I hope both blooms open together ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brutal_Dreamer View Post
    That is so nice, Margarita! I hope both blooms open together for you the next time as well.

    Cheers,
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    Thanks, BD! The good think about this is the time... They bloom much faster than the orchids. This two guys will open in about 3-4 days.... and there are another 2 after that (they are still little). And also another cactus with only one bud that will bloom in about 4-5 days (I hope for different color there). But for orchid spike you wait a month to open. I am waiting my brassia over 3 weeks now...

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    LOL. Yes, I understand. Orchids teach us patience if nothing else. BUT remember - it is so worth the wait when those beautiful orchid blooms open.

    Cheers,
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    I was wrong about my estimate for 3-4 days... Look at what I have tonight!
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    wonderful!!
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    Beautiful Margo! Many cacti have gorgeous flowers -- such a shame that the flowers are so short-lived, though.

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    Thanks, guys for sharing my excitment! Pavel, you are so right... I was staring at them for some time and I had to go to bed... In the morning they weren't there... Because that was the first time blooming it was only able to bloom 3 buds - the rest are drying... Well, if it bloomed once will bloom again some day!

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