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Maxillaria picta

This is a discussion on Maxillaria picta within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; it sits on the back of a bench....I smelled this way before I saw it...

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    it sits on the back of a bench....I smelled this way before I saw it
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    Beautiful blooms, love the markings.
    What is the fragrance like?

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    hyacinths but 100's of them

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ron-NY View Post
    it sits on the back of a bench....I smelled this way before I saw it

    And was that a good thing or a bad thing?
    Nice bunch of 'posies' there.

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    It's fragrance is lovely from a distance but I wouldn't want to be in a closed vehicle with it

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    I like it and hyacinths too!

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    Oh, I bet it is wonderful! I would love to smell it. Nice blooms, Ron!

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    It is lovely.

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