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Renanthera citrina blooming

This is a discussion on Renanthera citrina blooming within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Thanks Phil for the info re Rntda Paul Gripp (Ren citrina x V cristata) . ...

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    Thanks Phil for the info re Rntda Paul Gripp (Ren citrina x V cristata) . I googled and saw the photo of it and was mighty impressed with it! It fulfilled all the expectations I had of it - the overall creamy, yellowish colour and that fantastic contrasting , bright orange coloured lip from V cristata!And this from a primary hybrid too! Now I hope that some enterprising hybridiser will cross Ren citrina with other vandaceous orchids esp the newer, complex strap-leafed vandas to impart a fuller shape. Imagine a renantanda with a blue vanda as a parent! Has that been done already?

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    Beautiful.... I've been looking for one but still haven't found any.

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    This orchid is fabulous. Is it something that I could find at a show or somewhere else for sale? What are the growing requirements?

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    simply outstanding species...big drool....

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    This species need more sunny.

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    Such a nice display of blooms!

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