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neofinetia falcata

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    It smells like coconut I put it in the basket last year ,it was in a pot , had divided it's self .
    I should of put both halves in the basket , the other half is in bloom in a seperate basket . Gin
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    WOW Too Pretty. I want one, C

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    It's lovely, Gin! The blooms look so petite. Are they an inch across or a cm?

    Any fragrance? (just saving Hoa the asking...)

    Julie

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    Default Gorgeous!!!

    i've heard of most people doing these guys in balls of sphag, but you're obviously having a great deal of success in the basket. what kind of conditions do you provide?

    again, magnificent plant - kudos!! definitely eye candy!!

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    Now that is one happy flowerer...Well done Judge!

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    It smells like coconut .. yummy . I thought about trying the Oriental method of growing on a mound of Spag. would need a decent type pot ..to late now .
    It has grown in all types of conditions over the years, in a pot with bark now a basket, they do well mounted , for the most part medium light , not a hard one at all . Thanks for looking . Gin

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    Very nice one, Gin! I just love these too!

    Cheers!
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    Really Lovely - they are soooo great in person.. (or should I say "in plant")? This is why I was so dissappointed about missing my orchid nursery visit in Japan. They had just had a local contest for Neofinitias and they were displaying all the varieties. Pink, Blue and of course white. All sizes too.

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    outstanding! one of my top 3 favorite fragrances for sure!

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    Great blooms, Gin! One of the greatest fragrances as well.
    Mine were putting out spikes a while back but a slug ate them all so no flower this year !!!
    Cheers. Hoa.

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