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Angraecum leonis

This is a discussion on Angraecum leonis within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I've had this plant since a small seedling and having grown it to flowering size, ...

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    I've had this plant since a small seedling and having grown it to flowering size, couldn't flower it. A grower friend told me what he does and "bingo". Only one flower but who cares.


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    One Stunning Flower!! WOW! Lovely orchid bloom. What was the secret?

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    BD, I had to hang it up with the Vandas & grow it like them. Apparently it likes strong light. Others probably flower it in more shade, doesn't work for me.

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    I bought the same orchid at an orchid show in April it was potted in spaghmoos and it seemed not growing and the leaves seamed a little wrinkled. I un-potted it and there was no root growth. I potted it in bark instead. I am worried about the little orchid as all my other 19 orchids are doing fine. What is the tip you got? And how are you growing yours?
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    What medium do you grow it in?

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    Roy...what a beauty!

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    Just gorgeous!

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    Beautiful, Roy. I bet the scent from the one flower fills up the room.
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