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Encyclia Ionophlebia (Seven Spikes).

This is a discussion on Encyclia Ionophlebia (Seven Spikes). within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; A more subtle beauty I think. Last year (first year blooming), three flowers total. This ...

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    Default Encyclia Ionophlebia (Seven Spikes).

    A more subtle beauty I think. Last year (first year blooming), three flowers total. This year seven spikes and several new growths. A tough, easy to grow orchid I believe. ALName:  Ascocenda Suksamran Sunlight and Encyclia Ionophlebia 048.JPG
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    fragrant?

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    You know Ron I believe their suppose to be, but I have not noticed it yet.........................AL

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    Fragrance was my first thought too. To the best of my knowledge, the cockshells generally are. Impressive root mass there!

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    That's one happy plant, Al! And what nice pictures - thanks!

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    Nice plant there!!!

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    Pavel is right,very impressive plant and roots, i like the subtle coloring of this, nice job

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    Beautiful blooms Al!

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    A very well grown plant.

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    Thanks you guys for the fine compliments. Yew, I do believe I got lucky and acquired a real 'good', robust plant here..............................AL

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