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Mycaranthes gigantea

This is a discussion on Mycaranthes gigantea within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; thanks for liking it! lets see if i can answer some questions... i would say ...

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    thanks for liking it!
    lets see if i can answer some questions...

    i would say its rather rare in cultivation.
    it used to be in the Eria genus, so treat it as such regarding growing.
    im not sure what the yellow stuff is on the lip, not pollen though.

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    another weird and interesting orchid Ron, how big is the plant and how long lasting is the flower? any fragrance?

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    Quote Originally Posted by delphiguy View Post
    another weird and interesting orchid Ron, how big is the plant and how long lasting is the flower? any fragrance?
    plant is up to 50 cm, flowers lasts 2days so far and a slight fragrance, but cant say if its good or bad.

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    The plant looks like a vanda and the blooms are really interesting

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