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Red Cymbidium

This is a discussion on Red Cymbidium within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; that is so beautiful! Your photo makes it even more desirable too Howard. Nice!! Cheers, ...

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    that is so beautiful! Your photo makes it even more desirable too Howard. Nice!!

    Cheers,
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    I love it! Cymbidiums are getting nicer and nicer

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    Hmm. Only one sorta bigbox store here that sells decent orchids at a good price. I'll have to check them out soon and look for cyms.

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    Quote Originally Posted by catttan View Post
    Beautiful cymbidium, Doc.Does that gorgeous colour colour come from the baking? Hehehe..Every time I see cymbidiums in bloom I turn green! The only cym I can grow here is Cym Golden Elf, a warm-tolerant one. If you bake yours should I try freezing, eh?
    I would think your bigger problem is having a seasonal cool-down. From all I've read these guys need several weeks of temps in the 40's (5 C) along with the summer sun to set spikes.

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    Love the color!

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    Absolutely striking, although I don't fancy the leopard lip.

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    Beautiful Red!

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    Thanks,Doc. Growing conditions which are completely beyond my ability to control.I will just have to be content with viewing the posts in OTF like yours, or go up to our highland growing areas to see them.

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    It reminds me of a Cymbidium Pontiac, but the lip is much lighter. It's gorgeous to say the least.

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    That red is quite something!!!

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