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Macroclinium aurorae

This is a discussion on Macroclinium aurorae within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; a super-miniature, cool growing species from Peru. The complete plant is smaller than than a ...

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    Default Macroclinium aurorae

    a super-miniature, cool growing species from Peru. The complete plant is smaller than than a US 50 cent piece. I wish I had better photo equipment to get a decent pic of this beauty. The spike is about 1.4" [3.5 cm] tall. I grow it shady mounted on treefern with a moss pad under it.



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    It reminds me of fireworks/4th of July

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    Quote Originally Posted by JoeW View Post
    It reminds me of fireworks/4th of July
    LOL, in Liliput

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    That is so cool! Such a big bloom for the size of the plant.

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    How cool! The lip is cupid's arrow. Very pretty subtle bloom color. I wonder what pollinates it?

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    Wow! If it is that tiny, you did really well photographing it Ron. Thanks for sharing it.

    cheers,
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    Beautiful!!!!

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