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Cleisostoma Species

This is a discussion on Cleisostoma Species within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Leaves similar like Phalaenopsis but very small about 2-3 inches. Inflorescence facing downward about 20 ...

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    Leaves similar like Phalaenopsis but very small about 2-3 inches. Inflorescence facing downward about 20 to 100 flowers. Very tiny less than 1 cm.
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    Wow, that is tiny. Does it have a fragrance, Zain? It looks as if it would.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brutal_Dreamer View Post
    Wow, that is tiny. Does it have a fragrance, Zain? It looks as if it would.

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    I just put my nose near the flowers very weird smells something like fermentation.

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    Quote Originally Posted by zainal abidin View Post
    I just put my nose near the flowers very weird smells something like fermentation.

    Ha.. I guess it gets the pollinator drunk first. heheh... Thanks for checking. It really is beautiful and tiny.

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    there's a lot of flowers in there... these little species really are quite amazing! not sure about that smell though...

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