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Panarica brassavolae

This is a discussion on Panarica brassavolae within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; formerly Epidenron brassavolae. Found in Mexico to Nicaragua and Costa Rica at altitudes of 900 ...

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    Default Panarica brassavolae

    formerly Epidenron brassavolae. Found in Mexico to Nicaragua and Costa Rica at altitudes of 900 to 2500 meters in wet pine, oak and evergreen forest on larger branches and tree trunks as a medium sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with a faint fragrance.


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    That is so cool looking, Ron. I love the shape and color of the blooms. They look like dipped Easter eggs.

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    Excellant Ron_ny. Have you seen many in the wild? It would make a nice thread (if there's not one already, just havent found it yet lol), don't you think?
    Thanks

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    Those blooms are exquisite! I love both the shape and color.

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    wild color contrast!

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    Quote Originally Posted by magooba View Post
    Excellant Ron_ny. Have you seen many in the wild? It would make a nice thread (if there's not one already, just havent found it yet lol), don't you think?
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    I haven't come across this species in my hikes.

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    Ooooh! I like!

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    Excellant picture, Ron!

    I like that lip!

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    A really striking bloom. Great shot, too.

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    The petals remind me of ripe mango slices

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