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Psychopsis mariposa var. alba

This is a discussion on Psychopsis mariposa var. alba within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Back in April, on a visit to a local nursery, I was given the opportunity ...

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    Cool Psychopsis mariposa var. alba

    Back in April, on a visit to a local nursery, I was given the opportunity to choose a plant from a tray of Psychopsis mariposa. Out of the dozen or so plants only one was alba and I didn't even notice as I was trying to choose the healthiest looking plant. I held my breath while I repotted the thing a couple weeks ago and apparently it likes it's new digs. For the first time I have three blooms at the same time. The heat has the first two looking a little rough, but I don't care...i'm just excited a mule-earred oncid has survived my care this long.

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    what a stunning orchid! I love it, Connie.

    cheers,
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    very nice growing, a beautiful yellow

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    Congratulations! Love it! I have the orange and would love to get the yellow. Yours is lovely.

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    Very nice Connie. Congrats!

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    What a great looking plant and love the flowers, very nice crisp yellow on this one.

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    Three at once! Shoot Connie the gosh darn plant loves ya! I have long thought of this orchid as being special and one I wanted.................Finding a healthy looking, good size plant has been a problem though. Connie, your plant is the best I've seen, so you done real good! AL

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    Wow thats a beauty !

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    Man if I could get three at once I would act like a proud pappa.....and i am a female lol its a beauty tell us about your repoting when you do so.

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