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Couldn't resist this orchid

This is a discussion on Couldn't resist this orchid within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Ok, I got tired of everyone else getting to show off their blooms. So I ...

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    Talking Couldn't resist this orchid

    Ok, I got tired of everyone else getting to show off their blooms. So I went to the store today and saw this and it jumped in my cart of its own accord. My MIL was with me and didn't stop me, so I must be softening her up. It also has a second spike that is probably half grown so I will hopefully have more flowers on the way. It's a noid, but so what.

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    Ahhh! I have been known to steer my cart just a bit too close to those display racks. It's amazing how desperate some of the plants are to find a new home! This one is lovely.

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    Jumped in your cart...yup it's happened to the best of us. And such a lovely phal. Nice one!

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    haha, nice story for a lovely phal!!!

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    heheh.. you are addicted to orchids, Jonada! Cute phal.

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    Bruce, I am not trying to hide my addiction. What surprised me is that the MIL was willing to let me get it. Those that have read some of my posts will remember that she has told me I will be moving out if I keep getting orchids. We live with her, so she has that power!! But, she was in the store with me and didn't protest, too much. I'm winning, I'm winning!!!!

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    Hahaha.. you are slowly addicting your Mother in Law to the orchid bug as well. heheh.... Keep this up and before long she will be shopping and bringing home orchids too add to 'your' collection.

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    Thanks, Bruce, let's hope so.

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    Since its a NOID, I name it Dino or Barney. lol Cute,Rich

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    To be honest, it somehow got named George on the way home.

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