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Group shot of current bloomers

This is a discussion on Group shot of current bloomers within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I had to move my blooming plants outside of the GH late afternoon yesterday as ...

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    Default Group shot of current bloomers

    I had to move my blooming plants outside of the GH late afternoon yesterday as I was spraying the greenhouse with neem oil to combat the summer ant invasion.
    I did not realize I had so many bloomers until I put them all together.

    Here's my personal orchid show

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    Good growing John, that dend is spectacular!

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    Yes, great Den! What is the one on the right behind the white Phal?

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    I am loving the gram! Nice blooming collection!

    Cheers,
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    Wonderful John.

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    Lovely bloomers, wow!! They do look nice all together Please pardon my ignorance, but is that chartruse-green one in the back the "gram" that BD is referring to?

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    Beautiful! Seriously--you could have a table display at any show and be proud. That is a nice bunch.

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    Thanks everyone

    The apple-green flowers in the back is the Grammatophyllum scriptum var. citrinum 'Hihimanu' 4N that I bought from the recent orchid fair.
    It was already in spike when I bought it and I am very glad that none of the buds blasted.

    The plant weighed a lot though, even when I originally bought it in its plastic pot it must have weighed 10 pounds already. Then I transferred it to a bigger basket when I got home.
    With the added weight of the wood basket plus the extra orchid bark, this baby probably weighs 15 pounds or more now and still growing.
    If you think cymbidiums are heavy, try a gram
    The mature pseudobulbs are as big as large cucumbers from the grocery store - I kid you not!

    The dendrobium is a Den. Blue Violetta (formerly I called it 'Old Spikey' until I got a proper ID).

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    Wow thats some beautiful riot of color!... Just love that deep colored Catt... Congrats... You need some blue and orange to complete the spectrum!...

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