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Eriopsis biloba

This is a discussion on Eriopsis biloba within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; It took me over five years to bloom this seedling. The flower is about 1.3" ...

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    Default Eriopsis biloba

    It took me over five years to bloom this seedling. The flower is about 1.3" wide
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    Tom, that is beautiful! Love the colors. Perfect for Spring. What growing requirements does it need?

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    Bill, it will grow better under I/W condition, shaded(edit: I meant less than Cattleya light, ~1800-2000FC) and moist.

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    Wow, the color is delicious! Well worth the wait.

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    Is that the first blooming? WOW! Nice growing.

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    Tom, how big is your plant?

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    Thanks!

    Bruce, it is a first time bloomer.

    lanhua, my plant is about 14" tall, including the 2" tall pbulb. I expect it will slowly get bigger.

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    Great close up! I love the color contrast.

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    Very nice Tom, I got E. sceptrum but difficult to grow here.Congrats for the blooms.

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    Love the red edge! That is very pretty!

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