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Oncostele Catatante Pacific Sun Spots (A Little Flower Power Here).

This is a discussion on Oncostele Catatante Pacific Sun Spots (A Little Flower Power Here). within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is one of my original two orchids from over six years ago. It originally ...

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    Default Oncostele Catatante Pacific Sun Spots (A Little Flower Power Here).

    This is one of my original two orchids from over six years ago. It originally came in a 3 inch pot, but bloomed beautifully within a few months of my receiving it. It has not been a reliable bloomer every year, but with more winter light that maybe changing now. Will post another photo when in full flower. Enjoy the rich colors! AL Name:  Oncostele Catatante Pacific Sun Spots and Dendrobium NoID 002.JPG
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    i have one of these. i love the colors. these will really reach for the light, and last winter i let mine get quite a bit of sun, through a curtain of shadecloth 70% and it loved it. grew real strong and flowered real well. over the summer it kept drying out a little too much, so i have just potted it into a bigger pot with more moss in the mix. i was really considering going semi-hydro...

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    I agree with what your saying and doing absolutely and yes they love water.............................Thanks! AL

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    very nice lip, i like it, looks like the flower is happy and laughing

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    Looks super healthy to me!!

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    Very nice Al...love the color!!

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    Default Twenty Eight Blooms/Buds at Two Inches Wide Each.

    This orchid is putting on quite a display of Fall colors. I do believe this plant is making up a bit for lost time. AL Name:  Oncostele Catante 'Pacific Sun Spots' 008.JPG
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    Again...bravo .....wonderful display quite a big size flowers.

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    Al, beautiful display and color perfect timing for fall.

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    Rich saffron colors! Very nice Al.

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