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Bulbo Valley Isle Queen

This is a discussion on Bulbo Valley Isle Queen within the **NOT IN BLOOM** All Genera forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is one of my newest additions. Needs repotting and I bought yesterday basket, but ...

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    This is one of my newest additions. Needs repotting and I bought yesterday basket, but I don't know if is a good time as it's in bud now? Should I wait?!
    Also looking at the bud pic. how long is going to take for it to open.
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    I would wait to repot until after the blooms. That bud is pretty far along already. It would be a shame to break it by accident.

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    Thanks, Bruce! I am not in a hurry about repotting it! I can wait! I just can't wait to see it blooming!!!

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    Can't wait to see the bloom!

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    cool margo!

    but first the patience, then the repotting..

    where is the bloom, darn! lol

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    Just an update...
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    Isn't the anticipation wonderful? Molly Taco told me once that the anticipation of a bloom is the best part of growing orchids and I think she's right - until the bloom opens!


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    Update! Almost there!!!!!!!!!
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    Update. For several days now I run out first thing in the morning hoping to see it open... well... again tomorrow...
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    Last update before moving to "IN BLOOM"
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