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Aerides lawrenciae

This is a discussion on Aerides lawrenciae within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Cheers, Got this one last year, was sold to me as lawrenciae x sanderiana... the ...

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    Default Aerides lawrenciae

    Cheers,

    Got this one last year, was sold to me as lawrenciae x sanderiana... the lady
    who sold me this seems to enjoy putting sanderiana on all of her vandas just so
    she could make a buck... anyways i didnt know any better then, when it
    flowered for me the first time its definitely not a Vanda but an Aerides...

    2nd time blooming under my care, and this time its giving me 2 spikes, i think
    there is another spike forming not sure... anyways I totally missed the first spike
    fortunately enough we have a long weekend here so i was able to catch the
    2nd spike.

    Enjoy.
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    That's a beauty! Thank you for sharing.

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    That is beautiful! I love blue/purple orchids!

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    Randy, love Aeridea, nice color. The sanderiana part, there is an Aerides lawrenciae var sanderiana but I don't see any of it in this flower. It could be a cross of lawrenciae x lawrenciae var sanderiana though.

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    Thanks guys glad you liked it.

    Roy, thanks for the info I havent seen photos of Aer. lawrenciae var sanderiana so i wont be able to make comparisons.

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    That's a lovely lawrenceae!

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    Very nice bloom! Thanks for sharing

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    Those orchid blooms are very pretty.

    Cheers,
    BD

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    Thanks Yew, boy and BD....

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