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Orchid "seeds" up close

This is a discussion on Orchid "seeds" up close within the **NOT IN BLOOM** All Genera forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; A dendrobium that flowered last year has had seed pods developing over the winter. I ...

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    Cool Orchid "seeds" up close

    A dendrobium that flowered last year has had seed pods developing over the winter. I cut them off this morning after I noticed them opening. When I sat them on the table tiny white seeds poured out like sand. So, just for fun I thought I'd share what they look like.

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    looks like dust............ had no idea the seeds were so tiny?

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    Those are quite large most are like dust so that the wind carries them away

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    The Encyclia tampense pods are like dust. I rubbed a couple on a tree out back last year. I dusted these onto a palm tree out front. I'm hoping for nature to take her course and turn them into plants some day.

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