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Some of my Rhynchostylis retusas in bloom

This is a discussion on Some of my Rhynchostylis retusas in bloom within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Thanks a lot everyone for the compliments. Maura I grow many aquatic and semi-aquatic plants ...

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    Thanks a lot everyone for the compliments. Maura I grow many aquatic and semi-aquatic plants underneath my orchids which hang just above them creating a nice humid micro climate. Here are few snaps of my water lilies in bloom and some other semi aquatics.
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    And some more
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    Oh, Amey!!!! You'll have to forgive me but while the orchids are lovely, these are just enchanting! What beautiful photos! I'm getting out my watercolors as I write....

    A truly splendid display of gardening artistry!

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    Thanks a lot Maura, I am glad you like them. Most of the photos are clicked by my sister and mother.

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    Beautiful and magnificent, such love and dedication is reflected back! Yes, I agree it looks like a million tiny butterflies have been perching on those retusas.

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    Absolutely beautiful! Hows the fragrance?

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    Love all the pics-- Orchids and Aquatics! Great job as usual.

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    This is almost what I picture my garden to look like in the future. Just beautiful!

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    Superb!!. Love the cascading blooms .

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    Thanks for sharing Amey ; its good to see what well grown maturer plants will do.

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