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Need ID

This is a discussion on Need ID within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Need help from you to give ID for unknown species I think probably from South ...

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    Need help from you to give ID for unknown species I think probably from South America, it;s seem free flowering from the mature pseudobulb, the spike is more than 6 inches with a unique flower never seen before, thanks in advance.
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    The whole plant including the pseudobulb.
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    Sorry Zainal, Cannot help you with the ID, but it is a really Cute flower.
    In one Picture the leaves look like Encyclia, and in the other picture the Psblbs look quite like Onc. that is the most I can offer.
    Good luck in finding the ID.

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    It is Trigonidium egertonianum.

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    Quote Originally Posted by angela View Post
    Sorry Zainal, Cannot help you with the ID, but it is a really Cute flower.
    In one Picture the leaves look like Encyclia, and in the other picture the Psblbs look quite like Onc. that is the most I can offer.
    Good luck in finding the ID.
    Thanks Angela Tom give me the ID.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom-19951 View Post
    It is Trigonidium egertonianum.
    Thank you very much Tom really appreciate it feel happy now.

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    Now that's totally new to me, really nice!
    Good job Tom!

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    Thanks Tom for the quick identification of this orchid!!

    cheers,
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    just found it in my encyclopedia and Tom is right it is Trigonidium egertonianum found from Mexico to Ecuador, it blooms throughout the year in cultivation especially from February to July. It said to follow growing instructions for warm-growing Maxillaria species.

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    What a neat flower! Glad you got an ID so quickly

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