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Vanda Gordon Dillon 'Lea' x Vanda Lourdes Apostal Anticipation

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    Vanda Gordon Dillon 'Lea' x Vanda Lourdes Apostal

    This is a huge plant that has been a reluctant bloomer. The spike is as large around as my index finger.

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    Looking forward to seeing pictures of the blooms. Don't think I have seen this cross before. One thing about these reluctant bloomers is that when they decide to bloom then they will usually put up a spectacular display. I have been waiting for quite some time for my Robert's Delight ' Garnet Beauty' to bloom and it hasn't shown any sign of doing so.

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    Oh that will be fun to see!!

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    So THAT'S what a vanda spike looks like. I have only one - a pretty young v. lilacina, but it seems really healthy and I keep watching for a spike somewhere - so far lots of root growths, but nothing I thought looked like a spike. Now I have a better idea - thanks for sharing!

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    Wow anxiously to wait the bloom, looking forward your post.

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    Waiting for these to bloom is a slow process. lol It teaches one patience...

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    Aah yes, patience now. Orchids do teach us to be how to wait.... haha... lovely!

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    Almost open. This has got to be a monster-sized bloom the spike is so thick.

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    That's a very healthy looking plant. I'm anxious to see the blooms.

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    YES! YES! YES!
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