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Coelogyne to identify

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    Default Coelogyne to identify

    I got this one about 2months ago, and shortly after I got it, it formed spikes.
    very beautiful, slight fragrance somewhat funky... cant really describe it tho.
    I think i may have found a match for it, C.vanoverberghii I hope somebody
    could confirm. thanks
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    Yes Randy it looks very much like one.

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    hi randy, nice one!
    could also be c. marmorata.

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    Hi Randy,

    Ron has got the identification correct, and your plant is Coelogyne marmorata.

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    thanks for the ID Jim and Ron, this seems to be going to give me a great show... i lost count of the spikes when i reached 7.

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    Beautiful orchid, Randy. Thanks for the identification help guys!

    Cheers,
    BD

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