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Rhy. gigantea (Red x Spots)

This is a discussion on Rhy. gigantea (Red x Spots) within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is my Rhy. gigantea. Its regular form crossed with the pure 'Red' form. This ...

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    Default Rhy. gigantea (Red x Spots)

    This is my Rhy. gigantea. Its regular form crossed with the pure 'Red' form. This cross normally produced plant with various bloches of plum color on flowers; kinda like Phalaenopsis Herliquin hybrids. No two is the same. I also have the regular smaller spotted form, but the plant somehow abort the flower spike twice this winter. =(
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    I like this typye. I will put that on my list.

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    It looks great! How large does it get?

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    Beautiful, healthy orchid! I'm going to look for one like this.....Betty

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    Lovely Rhy. gigantea orchid blooms.

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    Rather striking. The markings on these blooms are quite remarkable. AL

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    very nice!

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