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Mega buds on my phal orchid!

This is a discussion on Mega buds on my phal orchid! within the **NOT IN BLOOM** All Genera forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Last year I resisted the urge to attempt an encore bloom by cutting the spike ...

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    Default Mega buds on my phal orchid!

    Last year I resisted the urge to attempt an encore bloom by cutting the spike above a node. Now after 9-10 months we have a new spike. For those who have followed my previous posts and saw how I mistook a root for a second spike I have got one monster spike on the go now!

    There are about 20 buds on here! Look:

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    And the roots are the best they've ever been!
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    Will keep ya posted!

    Mike.

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    Mike!! That is wonderful news. Congratulations.

    cheers,
    BD

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    Congratulations Mike !! That looks very nice and a very healthy plant. I always like to cut back the whole spike and encourage a new one rather than letting an offshoot develop from the old spike and you see the results are always better.

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    Excellent growing! That's a healthy looking phalaenopsis.

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    Congratulations! Great job! Can hardly wait to see pics of it in bloom.

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    I'll soon be able to transfer to the long awaited "in bloom" section! Yay!

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