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Cymb Peepers 'Jeepers'

This is a discussion on Cymb Peepers 'Jeepers' within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; The first spike finally bloomed while I was away for Thanksgiving. I believe dry conditions ...

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    Default Cymb Peepers 'Jeepers'

    The first spike finally bloomed while I was away for Thanksgiving. I believe dry conditions have hurt the fullness of the blooms, but I really shouldn't complain.

    Not the best pictures in the world, but I wanted to show a good representation of the its color (called "ox blood" by the greenhouse and the cyms pendulous nature. The arc of the spike is very appealing.



    Such a deep color


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    one word beautiful

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    Awesome, I'm going to go away and let mine dry out!!!
    The color is fantastic. It's now on my 'wish list'........Oh Santa!!!!!???
    Al

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    Gorgeous! I love the markings on the lip, and the deep colour of the petals. I NEED a cymbidium!

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    That is so beautiful. I want one too!!
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    Lovely! My cym is in spike now. Can't wait it will be my first cym bloom.

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    I love the dark burgundy cyms...so lovely!

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    That's amazing... I love dark colored orchids.

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    Thanks for the positive response. I have about 5 more spiking cyms (all unknown color), I'll post them as they bloom.
    _MR

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