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Cym Showgirl

This is a discussion on Cym Showgirl within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This was an after Easter buy that was left over at my local supermarket. That ...

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    This was an after Easter buy that was left over at my local supermarket. That was about 6 or 7 years ago. It lives outdoors for the nice part of the year and winters in my sun room, in front of a western sliding door. The first, of 3 spikes is in bloom. It always reminds me of the magnolia tree that would bloom on my front lawn, as a child.
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    Wish my money grabber had a find like that It is beautiful . Gin

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    Beautiful coloring! They've certainly never had anything like that at my local supermarket.

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    It was a specialty item, in the florist department, for Easter.

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    wow! i love it!

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    Nice, Ron!

    Cymbidium Showgirl has been reported to bloom in Houston! Must be a nice warmth-tolerant one.

    A certain Southern grocery store that I frequent almost ALWAYS has orchids. It has Cyms from December to April and Phals and Dends the rest of the time. Most of the Cyms they get, however, could not be grown here

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    That really is lovely

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    Beautiful color,Ron!

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    Gosh, that is pretty!!

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    that is so lovely!! Like candy!

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