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Should I repot ?????

This is a discussion on Should I repot ????? within the **NOT IN BLOOM** All Genera forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is my Maxallaria Tenuflora, it is 3+ years in this basket. What should I ...

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    This is my Maxallaria Tenuflora, it is 3+ years in this basket. What should I do??? It seems healthy and green and growing. To repot or not that is the
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    No, just send it to me. It is way to big to keep. It might eat your other orchids. hehehhehehehe.....


    I would leave it alone or at the most set the basket into a larger basket. It is a specimen sized plant. When it blooms, take it to a show and get an award!

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    I totally agree with Bruce!!! When it is in bloom, it will be amazing!
    Cheers. Hoa.

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    Hey Cin, is it setting buds yet? I have acquired 2 tenuifolias within the last year, one small and one large. The little guy is budding but the big guy (no where near as large as yours!) is just sitting there all green and self satisfied. Can they have different schedules?

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    I will have to check my journal Lynda to see when it bloomed last year but I know that it was not this early.
    Thanks BD and Hoa for the in put. I will leave it alone. The classic if it ain't broke don't fix it. LOL!
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    Looks great! I think it is fine the way it is. No need to repot...they have that rhizoidal growth habit anyways

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    Wow Cin, that's fantastic looking! I can't wait to see how it blooms this year, make sure you let us see some pictures. It looks so healthy!

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    no dont repot just leave it

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    I agree with the others, except send to me mine is a wimp next to yours . Gin

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    If ya got the room for a monster like that ... leave it be. Should be quite awesome in bloom I imagine.

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