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Laelia harpophylla

This is a discussion on Laelia harpophylla within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; What's to say ? An old favouriteof mine. Flowers are about 8cm - a bit ...

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    Default Laelia harpophylla

    What's to say ? An old favouriteof mine. Flowers are about 8cm - a bit over 3 inches across. This year's canes - following a major repot in the earlier part of the year, only 40cm high (16 inch). Best in the past were 50cm (20inch). The flowers were no bigger then, but more of them. I have now got this up to three leads, but only two flowering, yet.
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    Lovely form and color! (Though too tall for my conditions.)

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    The display is truly breath-taking.

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    Bravo! I love it Geoff! Wonderful color and form!!!

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    Beauty ! I didn´t know these guys grew so huge, no wonder mine is still not flowering, the largest cane is still 8 inches hehe

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    I like its long canes and I think all the adjectives used already really do apply! AL

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    i love it. the color is really really bright. i love it

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    Love the flower and display ...

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