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Schomburkia ID

This is a discussion on Schomburkia ID within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; That's fabulous, Angela. What a plant ! It looks like thomsoniana for me....

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    That's fabulous, Angela. What a plant !
    It looks like thomsoniana for me.

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    Angela I want to see your garden !! It seems amazing hehe !

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    Wow! Wish I had a tree like that which comes with the garden...

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    pardon my French, but... HOLY SHEEP SHIT! THAT'S AMAZING! jealous, very jealous...
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    WOW! That is AMAZING! Thanks for sharing it, Angela.

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    Awesome huge clump!! Could you please share more of this in-situ pics .

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    What a huge orchid in that tree! WOW! Nice growing Angela.

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    Angela i spoke to a senior member of our orchid society Sandy Gibson ()u may know of him and he told me that the Myrmecophila found in Barbados is most than likely a hybrid between 2 species thats why identification is difficult...

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    Quote Originally Posted by angela View Post
    Thanks for the ID. The spikes are 18"-24" long and usually have between 8-12 flowers.
    Will try to take a picture of the psuedobulbs later. I had to stand on a bench and use my garden rake to pull that flower down. LOL.
    We also have Schom. humboldtii growing up that tree as well. I am thinking that I shall get my gardener to climb a ladder and take a plant of each sothat I can add them to my collection.
    Schom. humboldtii is soooo beautiful...u are lucky to have it !!!!

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    Angela, that is a monster! Wow. Thank you for sharing. Seeing how yours is growing is great help. Now I see why my big one likes the driftwood so well. It sort of has the same surface as your tree. Too pretty!

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