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Gongora claviodora

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    Default Gongora claviodora



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    What a cool bunch of orchid bloom. They look like little red birds! Very nice!

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    You have some lovely species

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brutal_Dreamer View Post
    They look like little red birds!

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    They do look like little red birds! Perfect analogy

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    Thanks. Glad you like it.

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    Love Gongoras! Though I do see the "bird" comparison, they always remind me of little dragons in flight. Very nice red color on these. Is this species fragrant?

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    Thanks pavel. Strongly fragrant of spices.

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    Beautiful I am GREEN with envy. Mine refuses to bloom.

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    And who ever said dragons are mythical creatures never saw this photograph. These red creatures are so cool...........AL

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    Molly, have you tried moving it around? I know people grow these in quite a range of conditions, some quite bright. I grow mine shadier than phals, always moist but perfect aeration, (hence the basket, also got a piece mounted).

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