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Epidendrum cochleatum

This is a discussion on Epidendrum cochleatum within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Not sure if this is an Epididendrum or Encyclia. Whatever, the proper name is, here ...

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    Default Epidendrum cochleatum

    Not sure if this is an Epididendrum or Encyclia. Whatever, the proper name is, here is the flower I was surprised with. The color is not quite the actual color but this is the best I could do.Name:  IMG_1879.jpg
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    I love the color!!! Beautiful!

    For the correct specie, you have to wait for more learned posters here in the site.

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    nice big twisty petals.

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    Epidendrum cochleatum and Encyclia cochleata were both correct at times in the past. Encyclia is still commonly used, but Prosthechea cochleata is probably the consensus now, though some might still advocate for Anacheilium cochleatum. Use Encyclia or Prosthechea and most people will know what you mean. Just about everyone has one of these fun-to-grow weeds, don't they? Nicely photographed.

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    love this one

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    Agree! Nice pic .
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    WOW - Love the color!!

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