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something a LITTLE different

This is a discussion on something a LITTLE different within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Heres something that I have had for a couple of years .It is known as ...

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    Heres something that I have had for a couple of years .It is known as the Easter orchid and it native name is Raupeka.It did flower for me at easter.This is the second plant and also the smaller of the two that is flowering now.Sorry about the quality of the photos but I am unable to do better as the flowers are so small ,about 1/4 inch across and it is soooooo fragrant(honey suckle)

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    I really love it. It's so pretty and delicate :c)

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    Interesting and unusual plant... what is it's botanical name? thanks for sharing one of the natives of New Zealand, Murray.

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    Wow - that is tiny! Pretty little thing, though.

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    It is so tiny, I love it. Fragrance like honeysuckle, sounds good to me.
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    JEALOUS!!!! I love mini's, Why are there no cool tiny orchids native to southern california?! I've gotta have this plant.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bench72
    Interesting and unusual plant... what is it's botanical name? thanks for sharing one of the natives of New Zealand, Murray.

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    OOOOppppsssss sorry.
    the botanical name is

    Earina autumnalis

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    Very nice!! I love miniatures. Must...collect...them....all!

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    Very nice! I love the little orchids with lots of fragrance!

    Cheers!
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    Cool plant .. and with fragrance can't beat that Gin

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