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Zygonisia Cynosure 'Blue Birds'

This is a discussion on Zygonisia Cynosure 'Blue Birds' within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; One of my favorite nurseries has started selling some very nice plants. I should have ...

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    Smile Zygonisia Cynosure 'Blue Birds'

    One of my favorite nurseries has started selling some very nice plants. I should have had my camera today...three or four bulbo types were in bloom and the oncid types were very difficult to leave behind. I found a small phal and this, my blue bird.

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    It's lovely! Good find!

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    GREAT Color!!

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    Yes, this is very nice. Is it fragrant at all?

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    Stunning! I LOVE it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by navyderek View Post
    Yes, this is very nice. Is it fragrant at all?
    Thanks for asking! lol I'd forgotten to check earlier. Yes they do and it's sort of like lavendar, very perfumey.

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    You are welcome! Always great when they are scented!

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    unusual color, lovely!

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