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Sievekingia suavis

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    Default Sievekingia suavis

    Long time didnt post this species native to South America would consider free flowering with nice fragrance.
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    Very beautiful!

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    Quote Originally Posted by cdayinflorida View Post
    Very beautiful!
    Thanks Cathy.

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    They are really awesome !! I have a marsupialis, but it has never flowered for me, any special pointers for its culture?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Halloamey View Post
    They are really awesome !! I have a marsupialis, but it has never flowered for me, any special pointers for its culture?
    Hi Amey thanks I also got marsupialis blooming once for me than no more till now, for suavis the requirement almost similar like Coelogyne pandurata, they need light level between 50 to 70% and humidity around 60 to 80%, once the pseudobulb mature few spikes may arise from the base of the bulb.Hope give you some idea.

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    What a beauty!! Love the way the blooms of this orchid cluster together. Very nice.

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    Thanks Zainal, I think light is the problem with mine. Once I put them in high light (which unfortunately also means high temperature in my greenhouse) anf the foliage yellowed, so I put it in a shady spot, and it has stayed there, may be I can increase the light a little at a time.

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    Awesome colors, love it!

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    Fantastic blooms!

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    Thanks everybody for viewing and comments.Zain

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