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Stanhopea oculata

This is a discussion on Stanhopea oculata within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is the first time it has bloomed since I got it, 2 years ago. ...

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    Default Stanhopea oculata

    This is the first time it has bloomed since I got it, 2 years ago. It has 3 spikes, one in bloom, the other 2 soon to bloom.
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    What cool flowers! I just love the flowers on these...and great pics too. Thank you for sharing.

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    Absolutely gorgeous I love the shape and color of these

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    A very beautiful cluster ! Congrats on blooming it ! Mine have not yet bloomed

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    Very beautiful. Congrats on blooming it~

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    So nice! Congrats!

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    Thank you! The second spike bloomed today!
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    Very nice, very impressive: just beautiful Gabi, good job!

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    Thank you Branka!

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    Well done, Gabi! Enjoy them while they're there! Such a shame the blooms are so short-lived.

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