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Alcra. Hilo Ablaze Hilo Gold HCC/AOS

This is a discussion on Alcra. Hilo Ablaze Hilo Gold HCC/AOS within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; A new purchase that just came in yesterday. The vendor advertised that it had two ...

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    Smile Alcra. Hilo Ablaze Hilo Gold HCC/AOS

    A new purchase that just came in yesterday. The vendor advertised that it had two spikes. The actual plant was 3 Lbs. (Big) and had three spikes and nineteen buds. Large 4 inch flowers. I really love this orchid. What do you know........................clear photos!! ALName:  Epicattleya Volcano Trick and Alcra. Hilo Ablaze 013.JPG
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    Always a great surprise when something is better than advertised.

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    Beautiful and one of my favorites. Great buy! Thanks for sharing. Can hardly wait for mine to grow as large as yours.

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    Congrats for the new orchids and the great shots of the blooms.

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    Thanks for looking in and commenting good people. AL

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    There was a similar flower at the show...very pretty! And it's so nice to find a good vendor like that. I know you'll be enjoying these for awhile...

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    What cool blooms! I love the spots on the blooms and the shape. Nice addition to your orchid collection!! And the photos are really good too!

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    AL I have to admit this is a very beautiful hybrids, congratulations for your new stuff, any fragrant so far?

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    Great looking orchid with wonderful colors & beautiful shape, Al. Wish I could find one like it! Betty

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    Zainal, no detectable fragrance per my nose and thanks for the compliment. I appreciate your comments and this orchid is extremely vain, so it appreciates your admiration also. AL

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