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Encyclia bractescens

This is a discussion on Encyclia bractescens within the **NOT IN BLOOM** All Genera forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is the 3rd of the 6 new Encyclias. Smallest in the bunch on some ...

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    Wink Encyclia bractescens

    This is the 3rd of the 6 new Encyclias. Smallest in the bunch on some tree fern. Very nice though.

    Encyclia bractescens:


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    Shann~

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    Looks great! Very healthy!!! (I had a little baby but... it didn't like me...)

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    Mine is not growing while potted. Maybe I should try mounting it.

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    nice!
    I just bought one and potted it into a clay pot

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    Mine is not growing while potted. Maybe I should try mounting it.
    I've heard that they like being mounted on wood or tree fern and then have that surface flat so it can grow horizontally. They also like lots and lots of breeze and air flow.

    HTH

    Shann~

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    Great looking plant! I bet it will bloom for you soon.

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    You really are growing your collection lately, Shann! Great for you! This one is a cutie and so tiny compared to the others you posted recently.

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