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Aeranthes grandiflora

This is a discussion on Aeranthes grandiflora within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Another rare species in our collection is Aeranthes grandiflora, species from South Africa just opened ...

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    Another rare species in our collection is Aeranthes grandiflora, species from South Africa just opened today and emitted wonderful smell like butter scotch.
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    Beautiful. On my wish list.

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    Wow.anything that smells like scotch...sorry butter scotch..how can i miss it. on my wish list too...

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    Thanks Yew and Sriram I wish one day you will get it.

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    How large are the flowers? I have thought about trying this one. I just love yours...very nice looking flower!

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    like the form of this one, very nice

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cjcorner View Post
    How large are the flowers? I have thought about trying this one. I just love yours...very nice looking flower!
    It's very easy to grow and flower here I encourage you to get this species in your garden, every evening never fail to create positive atmosphere in your garden the flower measured about 2.5 inches x 3.7 inches relatively very huge, thanks Connie.

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    Quote Originally Posted by zainal abidin View Post
    It's very easy to grow and flower here I encourage you to get this species in your garden, every evening never fail to create positive atmosphere in your garden the flower measured about 2.5 inches x 3.7 inches relatively very huge.
    Wow, they are really huge!
    Zain, thanks to you my wish list grows all the time!!

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    SO cool! It is like a little alien. Love the green bloom.

    cheers,
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    Quote Originally Posted by Nataliwind View Post
    Wow, they are really huge!
    Zain, thanks to you my wish list grows all the time!!
    Hi Natali you still can expand you growing area as I saw your previous photos in your Bulbo thread so interesting he he, again if you have this species you will enjoy cool smell every evening.

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