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Rhyncostylis retusa???

This is a discussion on Rhyncostylis retusa??? within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; got this one a few weeks back as well.... glad that the spike didn't abort. ...

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    Default Rhyncostylis retusa???

    got this one a few weeks back as well.... glad that the spike didn't abort.
    Anyways I think this is Rhyncostylis retusa, but I hope someone can confirm
    it as I am not really sure.


    Thanks.
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    hi randy, nice one! could also be r.praemorsa, not sure....

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    Pretty thing!

    Randy, it is Rhynchostylis retusa, but more precisely, it is Rhynchostylis praemorsa, which it is just a synonym of R. retusa

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    Thanks Ron and Tom.... R. praemorsa it is then.

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    Lovely. I'm assuming it's not fragrant?

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    I believe its supposed to be fragrant, but I cant seem detect any.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom-19951 View Post
    Pretty thing!

    Randy, it is Rhynchostylis retusa, but more precisely, it is Rhynchostylis praemorsa, which it is just a synonym of R. retusa

    thanks tom!

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    Randy, since the name is a this and that, you had better send it to me.

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    Roy, sure thing.... you can collect it at my place. If you can get past the dogs and the wife....

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    The wife I'd be worried about.

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