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This is a discussion on at last... within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Finally, I'll be able to see a 'live' Psychopsis flower Here is my Psychopsis Kalihi ...

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    Finally, I'll be able to see a 'live' Psychopsis flower

    Here is my Psychopsis Kalihi (The spike on my Psychopsis Mariposa is 7cm already, so this summer my windowsill will be full of butterflies
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    Default Nice job!

    Mine has a big fat bud that will open any day now. Congrats!

    Clint

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    Good work! Once they start blooming, you have butterflies every 6 -8 weeks or so.

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    looking good!!! I have one plant that has a spike that has been blooming for over 3 years

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    Too cool, good growing! That spike looks like its about 8 feet long! LOL

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    Awesome! Nice growing there!

    Cheers,
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    One question - how long does it take for the bud to open to a full bloom?

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    no need to ask anymore, there she is
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    WOW! That one is a stunner!

    Cheers,
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    Beautiful! love the rich color . Gin

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