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Stanhopea saccata

This is a discussion on Stanhopea saccata within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; And another stanhopea that is blooming...

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    Default Stanhopea saccata

    And another stanhopea that is blooming
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    I love the 'freckles'.

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    Nice color! I think this is the first Stan I've ever seen with its blooms NOT emerging from the bottom of the basket
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    wow those are fluffy...purrrty!

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    Lars, I try to avoid joining the OoooooH! Ahhhhhhh! chorus that follow most posts with photos but that is a PRETTY orchid! Wish I had one.

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    And Stanhopeas are easy to grow: they should be much more popular. The problem is probably the short-lived flowers.

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    wowza, what a bloom!

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    Quote Originally Posted by pavel View Post
    Nice color! I think this is the first Stan I've ever seen with its blooms NOT emerging from the bottom of the basket
    I have not seen one like this either. Really nice Lars. Thanks for posting it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brutal_Dreamer View Post
    I have not seen one like this either. Really nice Lars. Thanks for posting it.
    I second, or third, this statement. Interesting that the blooms swinging from the bottom of the basket....

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