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Bulbo grandiflorum update

This is a discussion on Bulbo grandiflorum update within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I like the way the flower darkens with age....

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    Default Bulbo grandiflorum update

    I like the way the flower darkens with age.



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    Cool! Thanks for the update! What a strange looking flower. Very nice.

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    that is one of the things I love about this genus...such great variety. I should have removed one of the petals to show clearly the other flower parts. The dorsal sepal and the petals are greatly exaggerated compared to the other flower parts.

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    No, don't mess up the flower. It is a beauty. When it is close to going out, then take it apart and share a photo with us.

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    Unfortunately, I removed the flower on Tues...I will wait for the next one and dissect it

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    Lol. Ok!

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    It's very special Ron.

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    looks like an "abstract" piece of art.

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