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    Default Anyone know this orchid

    and if so, it's growing requirements? Many thanks!
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    Looks very nice. Post picture of the full plant pls

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    What a cool flower!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ksriramkumar View Post
    Looks very nice. Post picture of the full plant pls
    Sorry Sriram, that's all I have, but its on my want list as of today.

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    That's a beautiful Oncidinae type - probably one of the hybrids of Odontoglossum, Cochlioda and Oncidium. Looking at the lip shape I suspect that Cochlioda is one of the parents. Very likely a cool to intermediate grower. Just my guess. Geoff Hands, The Dorsetman would be the best person to help ID this.

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    Thank you Yew-Sung! That ID makes sense although my eyes are seeing the flowers with more substance than any Oncidinae I've ever seen. Hopefully Geoff will happen along.

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    This is probably Cyrtochilum macranthum.

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    Cyrtochilum macranthum, or perhaps a very similar hybrid like Rustic Glory (3/4 macranthum).

    And yes, it is an Oncid.
    Last edited by PaphMadMan; May 7th, 2016 at 09:32 AM.

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    Thank you all! I'll have to find one of these one day!

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    Concur with Eric and Kirk.

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