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Thelymitra flexuosum thelymitra ixioides and thelymitra apiculata

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    Jeez they just keep on coming!
    1 Thelymitra flexuosum 2 thelymitra ixioides 3 thelymitra apiculata and then some random one i picked up off the side of the road. Enjoy!
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    All four are absolutely lovely! I especially like the markings on the second and the third one. I wish they grew around here!

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    thanks angie. If you look around the different terrestrial breeders, you might be able to find some, but i think you also need to have the dough to afford them-i think if you do find some, you are looking at maybe 100 dollars upward a-pop for a flask or flowering plant. But being in new york they should grow fine. New York has sort of the same conditions as New Zealand, except for the snow.

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    wonderful terrestrials over there!!!

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    hey thanks ron. Dont forget to check out the others!

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    Nice.

    cheers,
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    love the 2nd one!

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    hey thanks-dont forget to check out the rest!

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    I always want to get one of these thelymitra ixioides, I think they are also called " dotted sun orchids" and a native here in New South Wales. They are protected bush plants and some are considered endangered but occasionally seeds are available for sale.

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    You do have fantastic terrestrials in NZ . I love the blue ones , a rare colour in orchids.

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