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Bulb. Frank Smith 'Chocolate Thunder' is opening

This is a discussion on Bulb. Frank Smith 'Chocolate Thunder' is opening within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; They're starting to open. I'll post more pics as more open....

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    Default Bulb. Frank Smith 'Chocolate Thunder' is opening

    They're starting to open. I'll post more pics as more open.
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    I have almost bought one of these several times...maybe one day. Is this one of the good smelling ones?? Gotta love the cool shape of these bulbo's.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cjcorner View Post
    Is this one of the good smelling ones??
    Smells like black pepper to me.

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    Jeff, do the spikes support multiple flowers?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bikerdoc5968 View Post
    Jeff, do the spikes support multiple flowers?
    If I remember from last year it will have more than one open on each spike. I bought it in bloom last year and don't really remember.

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    Fantastic!! I have been looking forward to seeing these open. Bravo!

    cheers,
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bikerdoc5968 View Post
    Jeff, do the spikes support multiple flowers?
    Yes they do Howard.
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