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Barkeria whartoniana in bloom

This is a discussion on Barkeria whartoniana in bloom within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; What a dainty little guy this is. Won't last too long, but stunning while it ...

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    Red face Barkeria whartoniana in bloom

    What a dainty little guy this is. Won't last too long, but stunning while it does.Name:  Barkeria whartoniana.JPG
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    Lovely! What a pity it doesn't last long. It just makes you appreciate it more while it is in bloom. Thanks for sharing.

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    Those are very lovely! They look similar to a plant I have in bloom right now...

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    Nice blooms. Great photo too.

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    I don't believe I have seen this before. Very nice colors and form on thiese blooms. AL

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    Such a cute orchid! Nice.

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    Beautiful color! So subtle and elegant.

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    Good photo, Ken!

    This small species(like a climber, not compact) should have long lasting flowers, ~4 weeks or more. Often the spike will branch out and give you more flowers.

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    Gorgeous!

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