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Oncidium loridum

This is a discussion on Oncidium loridum within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Very long flower spike...

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    Default Oncidium loridum

    Very long flower spike

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    This is not Oncidium luridum, but probably a hybrid with Onc. (Trichocentrum now) lanceanum, such as Onc. haematochilum or similar. Both species are now classified as Trichocentrums instead of Oncidiums.

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    Gotta love that tall tall spike! Nice...

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    It has some lovely flowers on it.

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    Very nice plant. Congrats on your beautiful bloom.

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    Lovely spike !! I agree with Michael, looks like Trichocentrum haematochilum hybrid to me.

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    Whatever it is still very nice flowers you got there.

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    Gosh! That's a tall spike. Beautiful flowers.

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    Congrats on not breaking that stupendous spike! That must have been pretty tricky. Tall tales from such a small beginning!

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    Michael, do you by any chance know if that orchid WAS called "mule eared oncidium?" I have one like it, but it grows & grows and will not bloom. Thanks...Betty

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