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Maxillaria sophronitis

This is a discussion on Maxillaria sophronitis within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; A small, mat forming Maxillaria from cloud forest regions of Venezuela and NE Colombia. The ...

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    Default Maxillaria sophronitis

    A small, mat forming Maxillaria from cloud forest regions of Venezuela and NE Colombia. The picture does not do the flower justice.
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    Ron, what is 'mat forming'? Thanks, Joe

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    it spreads to form a mat of plants...guess I didn't communicate that well, LOL

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    You communicate great. I am just a learner.

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    Nice color Ron.

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    Beautiful vibrant colour on this one, I hope my max blooms for me sometime soon!

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    Wow, that is vibrant orange!

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    How can one not like that orange? If this photo really isn't doing it justice, I must see the real thing! Great flower, Ron.

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    The flower has almost a sparkling quality that this picture does not convey

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