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Onc. ornithorhynchum 'Marisa'

This is a discussion on Onc. ornithorhynchum 'Marisa' within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; First blooms on a young plant (I'm not responsible for the spikes). I can't wait ...

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    Default Onc. ornithorhynchum 'Marisa'

    First blooms on a young plant (I'm not responsible for the spikes). I can't wait until it grows up a little. Blossoms are more of a mauve color rather than the purple in the photos. Very slight sweet fragrance...
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    The color is beautiful, it's like an iridescent purple ... Very nice!

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    I have to go along.the color is fantastic

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    Wow - does it glow in the dark?? It should! What a lovely bloom.

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    A lovely Onc species that you don't see much! Nice one!

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    That's a beautiful oncidium. I love the color.
    If I saw one of them, I would be sure to snatch it up!

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    I agree - That is great COLOR! WOW.

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