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I gotta bud!

This is a discussion on I gotta bud! within the **NOT IN BLOOM** All Genera forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Quite geeked about this! My Max tenuifolia has a bud plumping up. True it's only ...

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    Default I gotta bud!

    Quite geeked about this! My Max tenuifolia has a bud plumping up. True it's only one bud but it's a first for me. I didn't know if I'd be able to get it to bloom at all under my less than favorable conditions.


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    Congrats...I find it is not an easy species to bloom! It has such a wonderful fragrance

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    Congrats, how exciting.

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    I think if you got it this far it will probably bloom for you. The fragrance will be worth the wait, Good Growing. Mine is sitting on it's big fat rump not even thinking about blooming.
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    That is awesome! Congrats!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ron-NY View Post
    Congrats...I find it is not an easy species to bloom! It has such a wonderful fragrance
    That makes me feel better, Ron. I figured this was going to turn out to be one of those "easy" ones that would prove impossible for me to bloom.

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    Congrats! That's one of my favourites, the scent is fantastic.

    How do you grow yours?

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    Great job. This is a pretty tough little orchid and the scent is wonderful (coconut).

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