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Maxillaria tenuifolia

This is a discussion on Maxillaria tenuifolia within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; The famous "coconut orchid"....

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    Default Maxillaria tenuifolia

    The famous "coconut orchid".
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    That's a beauty. I'm curious as to how intense the fragrance actually is.

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    When the sun hits the plant you can smell it about 3 feet away. About 10 blooms on the plant. If you really want a fragrant Max. get picta. Just a couple blooms fills an entire room.

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    Looks great! I hope we get our to bloom well this year. Last year it only have a couple of blooms.

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    I think I want some coconut cream pie right now-Yummmm .

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