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Gongora claviodora

This is a discussion on Gongora claviodora within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Native to South America, it has a spike about 2 to 3 feet. The fragrant ...

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    Smile Gongora claviodora

    Native to South America, it has a spike about 2 to 3 feet. The fragrant is really sweet exactly like cloves. Unfortunately the flowes will last about 3 to 5 days.
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    Verrrrrry nice!
    Too bad the flowers don't last longer... this plant is worth it though.

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    That is such a cool bloom. Really nice!

    Cheers,
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    Wonderful ! I love Gongorras ! And the colour and form of this one is very nice, congrats !

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    Only 3 days?? Wow...cool though!

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    Love Gongoras! Ones like this remind me of dragons in flight!

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    Very unique!

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