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Cymbidium aloifolium

This is a discussion on Cymbidium aloifolium within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Recently blooming for me for the first time - I have had it about four ...

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    Default Cymbidium aloifolium

    Recently blooming for me for the first time - I have had it about four years and it was doing nothing till this year - last month - when it produced about eight very pretty long spikes with over 20 flowers on each! Thrilled!

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    wow. 8 spikes. congrats and thanks for sharing

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    Great growing! Very pretty!

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    Wonderful! I think ecstatic is more correct...lol

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    Very nice orchid.

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    your patience has paid off, very nice

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    Great growing and blooming! WOW!

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    Congrats. Very beautiful.

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    Nice plant and bloom! I have never succeeded with cymbidiums : (
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    Magnificent! It will be a great show when all 8 spikes bloom!

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