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Huntleya vargasii

This is a discussion on Huntleya vargasii within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Native to tropical rain forest of South America , previously I posted as meleagris but ...

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    Smile Huntleya vargasii

    Native to tropical rain forest of South America , previously I posted as meleagris but apparently is not. This flower arise from the leaves axil, unfortunately no smell. Flower size about 2 to 3 inches very glossy like plastic, long lasting. Another bud appear on the opposite side.Enjoy the star shape from SA.
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    It is so shinny, it almost doesn't look real.

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    Beautiful shape and nice coloration, very nice!

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    Very interesting flower!

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    Very pretty but it's unfortunate that It's non fragrance!

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    Love the texture and the different shades of rust

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    That is beautful, it looks like it is made of glass! I love the shape and colours.

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    this is fantastic... love the glossiness and the shape and the colour!

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    I too am just loving the shine on this little gem. Beautiful!!

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    that is so nice! I have a seedling of a Huntleya species hope I do well with it!

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