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Orchids of Ecuador

This is a discussion on Orchids of Ecuador within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Taken in Ecuador some time ago. Beautiful flowers....

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    Default Orchids of Ecuador

    Taken in Ecuador some time ago. Beautiful flowers.Name:  phpAiouqzPM.jpg
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    That is a really cool flower! Anyone know the name?

    Is it some sort of Oncidium?

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    That is beautiful! I love the curly edges, any idea what species it is? I am new to orchids still and don't always make good guesses at species.

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    Quote Originally Posted by clintdawley View Post
    That is a really cool flower! Anyone know the name?

    Is it some sort of Oncidium?
    Yes, please provide the name. It kinda looks like a vanda type or onc like Clint says. It's gorgeous!!

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    Ohhhh, that is cool! What kind of orchid is that?

    Cheers,
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    Whatever it is...I Want One!! Too cool!

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    Based on the spike habit I would say it's not a Vanda...again not 100% sure.

    Quote Originally Posted by Tmai View Post
    Yes, please provide the name. It kinda looks like a vanda type or onc like Clint says. It's gorgeous!!

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    Ok...after some study..my guess is Cyrtochilum leucopterum.

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    I take it back. A better guess would be Cyrtochilum ramossismum...final answer.


    Quote Originally Posted by clintdawley View Post
    Ok...after some study..my guess is Cyrtochilum leucopterum.

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    So beautiful! Clint, you are the best!!! Thanks for ID it!

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