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Encyclia Belizensis

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    Smile Encyclia Belizensis

    The spike is finally close to being bloomed out...this is my first earned spike after a year.

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    Wow!! Look at that spike! Have you measured the overall height of the plant? I'm curious to know how big it truly is... Nice growing Connie

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    That is a wonderful, healthy encyclia, Connie. I, too am wondering "how" tall it is; and if it is fragrant? Thanks, Betty :-)

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    Quote Originally Posted by TwoStems View Post
    Wow!! Look at that spike! Have you measured the overall height of the plant? I'm curious to know how big it truly is... Nice growing Connie
    The spike is exactly 3 ft tall. With the basket i'd add maybe another six inches.

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    That's a beautifully grown and bloom Encyclia !!!! Congratulation on the blooms. I'm becoming more of an encyclia person myself. This week alone I got Enc. bractensis and Enc. prismatocarpa which arrived today in spike. Again congrats on your beautiful blooms !!!

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    i really like encyclias! problem is, where do i find them here!?

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    Thanks e1...this plant has had me smiling for awhile. The flowers do have a slight lemony scent.

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    Wow what a big spike!!! Congrats Connie.

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    Fantastic display! AL

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    connie, thats really extraordinary!! congrats!

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