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Aerides thibautiana

This is a discussion on Aerides thibautiana within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; this species is native to Sulawesi. A quite big plant....

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    Default Aerides thibautiana

    this species is native to Sulawesi. A quite big plant.
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    That looks like a huge orchid.

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    I'm always laughing at how large the aerides plants get, then have such small flowers. While some of the little ascocenda's get huge flowers. lol I love the color on these...very pretty!

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    What a huge orchid. It makes the blooms seem so tiny.

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    BD, you are right.

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    A new one to me ; thanks for the educational experience! But not one tht will go to the top of my shopping list I think.

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    Big plant...... small flower...to me as long as they are willing to show us the blossom I would be very happy, nice Mietek.

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    Love the intense color!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by zainal abidin View Post
    Big plant...... small flower...to me as long as they are willing to show us the blossom I would be very happy, nice Mietek.
    I think there will always be a difference of opinion, with people who are limited by the size of the greenhouse or growing enclosure ( especially us in the tempoerate regions, where the cost of heat is such a factor ) demanding more flower/less plant , whereas if we could just put plants somewhere in the garden, we would care less about this.

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    I love that color too.

    How high it could be?

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