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Ascocentrum garayi

This is a discussion on Ascocentrum garayi within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; A small plant with relative large spikes and bright color blooms....

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    Default Ascocentrum garayi

    A small plant with relative large spikes and bright color blooms.
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    Zuoxin-liu, this orchid is so beautiful! Great presentation of its blooms, and the photo with the pot in shadow and the orchid in light is stunning!

    cheers,
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    Wow! Stunning happy orchid!

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    Lovely! Thank you for posting.

    Just thought I'd add that I'm glad to see that you have it's name correct. Not to be confused with Asctm miniatum.
    Last edited by Gage; May 9th, 2012 at 05:51 PM.

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    Gorgeous...I am in love with the tiny ascocentrums lately. Thank You for sharing...

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    Awesome little orchid!

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    Beautiful, healthy orchid! Congratulations, Betty

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    Very pretty.

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    Thanks everyone!
    Hi Bruce, you see I am not an expert in photography, thanks for your encouraging!
    Hi Gage, in fact I know little about Asctm miniatum. This plant is from Vienam. I am glad to know something about their difference. Thanks!

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    Quote Originally Posted by san View Post
    Thanks everyone!
    Hi Bruce, you see I am not an expert in photography, thanks for your encouraging!
    Hi Gage, in fact I know little about Asctm miniatum. This plant is from Vienam. I am glad to know something about their difference. Thanks!
    This confusion used to drive me nuts. The easiest dinstinguishing feature to note is that garayi has the shorter, straight(er), stocky leaves. A. miniatum has leaves more similar to curvifolium, thinner and folded, decurved. The lip of miniatum is also decurved, while garayi is somewhat straighter, or even recurved. But the leaves are tell tale.

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