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catasetum callosum

This is a discussion on catasetum callosum within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; this particular catasetum is a easy flowering catasetums, and below there is a close up ...

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    Default catasetum callosum

    this particular catasetum is a easy flowering catasetums, and below there is a close up on the pic of the lip, where it get its name, resembling "growths on the tongue" if my memory serves me correctly.

    Rainy spells is here in Malaysia and basically for those who are keeping catasetums outdoor with heavy load of spahgnum moss, especially those near mature bulbs and dormant plant, this would be a disadvantage to them.
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    What a fantastic lip this orchid has. Really cool; I appreciate the final, close-up shot of the lip.

    cheers,
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    Nice catacetum. Thanks for the info, Ian.

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    Very nice... Love the colour and that shimmering lip...

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    Ian, Lovely bloom. Thanks for sharing!

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    Very unique triangle lip nice one.

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    Lovely colour on this catasetum. Like the shape too.

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    thank you and you are all welcome

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    Great close-ups! Interesting warty projections on that.

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    Nice pics, Ian.

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