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    Default Lycaste deppei

    This Lycaste species has the fragrance of root beer....yum
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    That is lovely and the smell of root beer intrigues me it must be wonderful, we Brits cant do root beer as it tastes of antiseptic here my husband assures me true American root beer is a totally different drink to what we get.

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    and nicely photographed Ron.

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    Well done Ron, excellent plant. I must say that its one of the brownest deppei's I've seen.

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    I knew I needed to get into Lycaste more than I am.... what an enabler you are, Ron! What a beauty!!!!!

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    One more to look for! I love it! It's beautiful!

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    drooling quality for blooms and shots!

    nice ron!

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    WOW, how many spikes per p-bulbs? All I see is gorgeous flowers!!!
    Stunning, Ron.

    Quote Originally Posted by playtime8978 View Post
    my husband assures me true American root beer is a totally different drink to what we get.
    You have rootbeer flavored candies in the UK if I remember correctly ....
    No matter where it's made, root beer tastes like a late 19th century antiseptic ointment to me!

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    What an attractive flower. I love the markings on the sepals, how they're not solid colored, the labellum is great with the spots, and the white petals make a stunning contrast.

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    Lovely blooms! Root beer, fun!

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