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Oncidium Night Shift

This is a discussion on Oncidium Night Shift within the Oncidium/ Intergeneric Information forums, part of the Frequently Asked Questions category; Have this one blooming now . I love the color but it is very hard ...

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    Default Oncidium Night Shift

    Have this one blooming now
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    I love the color but it is very hard to photograph. It appears almost black. It has a pleasant scent that is hard to descibe. The back of the petals lighten as the flower ages but the front stays very dark

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    Lovely dark color on that one. Bill. Lots of blooms too.

    Cheers,
    BD

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    Bill, the blooms are such a lovely color! Nice pictures!

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    That is a lovely dark oncid...nice one!

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    Wowser! Nice one!

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    I love the dark colour. I have seen a dark variety of Onc Sharry Baby but not as dark as this.

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    Love that dark color!

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    I think that it's just beautiful, Bill. You certainly know how to grow & flower them! Betty in Texas

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    Very pretty Bill. Those dark colors are so regal looking. Congrats!

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    Way to grow Bill...reminds me of an orchid I want to grow! lol

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