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Cymbidium finlaysonianum

This is a discussion on Cymbidium finlaysonianum within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Cheers, I've had this plant since last year, and this is the first time it ...

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    Cheers,

    I've had this plant since last year, and this is the first time it bloomed for me.
    This one has really been a big headache for me as I dont know on whether to
    divide it or not or repot or remount....

    Last week I was very happy when i saw the spike forming, so I immediately
    moved it to a location where we can fully enjoy it... then yesterday the buds
    opened.... the spike isnt that long on this one i'd say about 2ft, as opposed to
    my other finlaysonianum i got a few months back where the spike is 4ft long.
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    WOW nice BIGGER Plant .. better keep this as like .. it will doing good.

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    What a beautiful plant. Very well done!

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    hi randy,
    looks like it needs some repotting, best would be on mounted on a tree.

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    Quote Originally Posted by walingwaling View Post
    hi randy,
    looks like it needs some repotting, best would be on mounted on a tree.
    thats where the headache comes in.... the wire mesh its in is really
    disintegrating and is just hurting the new pbulbs from forming. But I dont know
    how to proceed. Unfortunately I dont have a tree to mount it on.

    Thanks for looking guys.

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    It is so pretty, Randy.

    Maybe a larger mesh basket if you have no way to mount it. Good luck!

    Cheers,
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    Thanks for the Tip BD.... will try that.

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    What a big and beautiful plant!

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    Thanks Angelique.

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