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Phal gigantea

This is a discussion on Phal gigantea within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; another beauty! well, i guess, when u have it all, fragrance and colour, there's no ...

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    another beauty! well, i guess, when u have it all, fragrance and colour, there's no need to flaunt it

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    Very pretty Ron, I love the color combination!

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    Nice, Ron! I love the species, but it's too massive for me to grow in my house.

    The young plants are very slow to flower, which only encourages the stripping and illegal trade of wild-collected plants.

    Nice job flowering yours! This guy wants Cattleya level light to flower, but the leaves can't get too hot. So cooling the leaves becomes an important necessity.

    What's your growing setup for this guy?

    McJulie

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    great great 1 ron
    love this phal

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    Beautiful Ron!! wow!!

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    Stunning, I like

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    Quote Originally Posted by Piper View Post

    What's your growing setup for this guy?

    McJulie
    Julie it is rooted in a slat basket hanging on it's side. It is getting a bit brighter than Paph level light, in the greenhouse

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