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catasetum integerrimum

This is a discussion on catasetum integerrimum within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; started off as a single PB of unknown ID other than being a catasetum species, ...

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    Default catasetum integerrimum

    started off as a single PB of unknown ID other than being a catasetum species, all the waiting finally paid off. will be pollinating with another female catasetum Chong Keng Yong" that are bloomed today as well.
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    Woah...those are so cool! I have no experience with catasetum, but I can see why you enjoy them!

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    Another one of my faves! I hope someday to have one. So cool

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    Wow! Fantastic flowers -- I had never seen this species before. Thanks for posting.

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    Wow! Very unique. Never seen this before. Thanks for sharing Ian.

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    Now I know there's life on other planets. Quite extraordinary and one of a kind. AL

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    now i want one. are they coolish growers?

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    Quote Originally Posted by kiwiorchids View Post
    now i want one. are they coolish growers?
    they prefer cattleya lighting condition, my area here is hot and humid throughout the year as to their liking.

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    cool, thanks Ian, do you think the top of a tropical fishtank is good? the fluro tubes provide quite a bit of heat, and it is constantly humid

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    Quote Originally Posted by orchidsal View Post
    Now I know there's life on other planets. Quite extraordinary and one of a kind. AL
    Lol That was the first thing that came to my mind, I think of them somewhere half way between an angel and an alien; one that I would definitely like to have in my collection though

    Very nice Ian.

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