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Bc. Maikai 'Mayumi' & Bc. Island Charm 'Elizabeth'

This is a discussion on Bc. Maikai 'Mayumi' & Bc. Island Charm 'Elizabeth' within the **NOT IN BLOOM** All Genera forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; As some on here know, from time to time I lose my mind and order ...

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    Wink Bc. Maikai 'Mayumi' & Bc. Island Charm 'Elizabeth'

    As some on here know, from time to time I lose my mind and order plants online. lol These looked amazing so I bid and got two plants. I've done this before and got stung bad, but this company had a great rating so I thought I'd try. I'm impressed...the shipping was fast, and although some of the roots on Elizabeth looked iffy and there was icky looking potting bark covered with web stuff (i'm so used to that anyways!)...but overall for what i paid they are great. Tomorrow i'll do the Maikai...but as you can see I don't think there will be much work to that looks fabulous!

    First; The two when they arrived.

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    After cleaning up 'Elizabeth'...nice roots!

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    The Maikai's roots...i'll probably repot tomorrow. This one looked great and so can wait another day.

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    And this last picture is of one of my Brassavola crosses in bud....i've had this one for a year or two and am amazed it is going to bloom inspite of the awful weather and being move into the new room. When it opens we'll all find out which one it is as it's tag disappeared long ago...the tag you see is in there for me to write on when I figure out what it

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    Both look amazing! Hope we'll see them in bloom soon! BTW, I don't think the Maikai needs repoting... Looks good to me! Can't wait to see the pictures of the last one in bloom! None of mine was nice to
    OK now I'll go check out the FLOS show! (I have spending limit!!!! (that's why I'm going

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    Looks great, Connie!


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