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Angraecum sesquipedale

This is a discussion on Angraecum sesquipedale within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I flowered this plant 2 years ago, 1st time from a seedling. This flower is ...

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    I flowered this plant 2 years ago, 1st time from a seedling. This flower is near twice the size & the spur twice as long. Only one flower again which is annoying.




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    What a gorgeous bloom on such a small plant, I have two huge ones now but no blooms yet

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    Beautiful, and on such a small plant too!

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    Man, that orchid flower is huge compared to the plant. How beautiful!!

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    Annoying it may be, Roy, but a truly lovely flower. If the plants didn't get so big, I would love to have one.

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    Beautiful big bloom!

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    Beautiful! How many years does one of these take to bloom? My seedling is growing well and much larger than it was two years ago but....
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    wow nice bloom, hope mine will take inspiration

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    leafmite, my estimate in my experience/conditions, 10 years to bloom a seedling from flask. It will very with growing conditions. My advise, don't hang by the thumbs waiting.

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    To answer a question elsewhere about this plant, I just checked the pot size & flower size.
    The pot is a 200mm pot (8inch), the flower measures 190mm across the lower sepals.

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