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Xylobium variegatum

This is a discussion on Xylobium variegatum within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This has been blooming 2X a year for me. The text says summer and fall ...

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    This has been blooming 2X a year for me. The text says summer and fall bloomer but this is late winter??? It holds the spike just above the p-bulb but below the leaves.
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    Cool. Maybe you will get three blooming cycles this year!!

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    Pseudobulb and leaves are very huge but the flowers very small, nice Ron.

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    I like that! Fragrant?

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    just slightly fragrant. The plant is about 1 foot tall and each flower is about 1" high

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    the floral arrangement and the picture are beautifully presented!

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    Sounds like a great plant. Might have to consider getting that one . Finally found a Catt. iricolor. Getting it when my orchid society meets next month.

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    Stephen...congrats on the iricolor

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    That's a genus I've never heard of, but the flowers are striking! Is it an easy grower or more fussy, Ron?

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    Julie I find it an easy grower. I have it growing in Sphag, bright shade. Intermediate and moist

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