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Maxillaria tenuifolia

This is a discussion on Maxillaria tenuifolia within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This plant isn't as pretty as Cin's but it does have a fern in it! ...

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    Smile Maxillaria tenuifolia

    This plant isn't as pretty as Cin's but it does have a fern in it! Possibly a bear's paw fern. I didn't even see it was budding up. I happened to grab it yesterday to see if it needed water and I could smell the coconut scent wafting up at me!! Such an easy plant to rebloom.









    Shann~

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    WOW, Shann this is gorgeous! And so big!!!

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    I can almost smell it from here! Nice job...

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    Good job; the plant looks very happy. I wish I could smell it. It sounds wonderful.

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    That is a huge plant. I hope mine gets that big. It is in a tiny 4 inch pot. lol

    Cheers,
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    hi shann,
    well done!
    how often would you repot it? seems like they like smaller pots for a loooong time.

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    wow thats huge, let me have a sniff please. im going to show this to my max so that it'll
    know what i wanted it to be. thanks for sharing

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    Very pretty and the flowers are soooo BIG !!! Good Growing.
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    pretty and huge, they look very happy nice growing shann, thanks for the photos.

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    Thanks all!

    how often would you repot it? seems like they like smaller pots for a loooong time.
    I've had this one a few years now and haven't repotted yet. Unless it gets a whole lot bigger I will leave it alone. Don't wanna mess up a good thing!

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