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Ansellia africana in semi-hydro- holy roots!

This is a discussion on Ansellia africana in semi-hydro- holy roots! within the **NOT IN BLOOM** All Genera forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Here's my Ansellia africanus. It's 2 years old and growing in semi-hydro. It's currently 3 ...

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    Default Ansellia africana in semi-hydro- holy roots!

    Here's my Ansellia africanus. It's 2 years old and growing in semi-hydro. It's currently 3 ft tall and in spike for the first time! It was literally busting out of the semi-hydro container I had it in and I had to cut off the pot! You can see the original growth in the close-up picture; it was 1 inch tall!
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    I love semi-hydro as well. Great job! Well-grown plant.

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    WOW! So many healthy great looking roots!!! Can't wait for the blooms!!!!

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    I agree...amazing roots! Can't wait to see the flowers.

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    Man, look at those roots! Amazing well grown!

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    holy roots..... look at those.... great growing....

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    My motto is: establish and maintain an excellent root system and you are off to the races. It all starts at the roots, doesn't it? Thanks everyone.

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    amazing roots. thanks for sharing

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    Amazing roots ! It will convince anyone to turn Semi hydro !

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    Thank you! Yes, semi-hydro can be wonderful once you master the technique.

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