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Angraecum Vetchii with 20cm long spur

This is a discussion on Angraecum Vetchii with 20cm long spur within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; How often did you repot it? how did you grow it? i have a seedling ...

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    How often did you repot it? how did you grow it? i have a seedling of An eburneum and i could need some tips!
    read somewhere that Anagraecums may wild and die if roots are disturbed.
    also light/ watering / humidity etc...

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    They are rather nice but for some reason mine did not flower this year, I think it was a very low light winter and a lot did not even try to flower

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    That is so cool (and lovely too)! 20 cm spur--very unique.

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    wow nice job!

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    Thanks to all of you for viewing! It has been 4 years since I potted it with coarse-grained granite and bark grains in this plastic pot. I noticed that its root grows into the neighbor pot full of broken piece of tile. That shows it like it.
    I agree that roots of Angreacum don't like being disturbed. I had ever heard that a largest one here owned by an orchid farm died after repotting.
    I plant them together with Dendorbium and Cattleya. Water it after it is completly dry. In winter control watering. It is not a difficult one,but need patience.

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    I can't wait for mine to bloom. Great growing there. Yes, I agree that most Angraecums don't like to be disturbed much. I had one Angraecum (Angraecum Lyonii) that almost died when I repotted it and it developed a top rot but it's good that it has recovered somewhat now and has stabilized. I just need to wait for it now to start growing properly again. Whew!

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    Unbelievable! that is one for the wish list.

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    The flower is perfect. The plant is practically unblemished. Wow!

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