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Macropodanthus cootesii, philippines

This is a discussion on Macropodanthus cootesii, philippines within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; hi, im so in love with this species, fantastic lemony fragrance in the morning hours, ...

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    Default Macropodanthus cootesii, philippines

    hi,
    im so in love with this species, fantastic lemony fragrance in the morning hours, flowers for about 2 weeks.
    named after a good friend and member here, of course, Jim Cootes.

    cheers,
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    Truly impressive collection of orchids!

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    Ron, also from Leyte. I know it's growing on Mindoro and Mindanao.

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    Interesting flower -- looks like the lip is trying to mimic the column.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lanhua View Post
    Ron, also from Leyte. I know it's growing on Mindoro and Mindanao.
    hi Mietek, yes found in leyte as well.

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    Melikey!(I like it!)

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    Very unique blooms. Thanks Ron.

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    Lemon fragrance and named after one of our members and friend - what more can one ask for in an orchid!!! Beautiful.

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