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Phal. Too Many Leaves?

This is a discussion on Phal. Too Many Leaves? within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Hello everyone, Last year, I bought this beautiful Phal ., but since then it continues ...

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    Default Phal. Too Many Leaves?

    Hello everyone,
    Last year, I bought this beautiful Phal., but since then it continues to grow leaves. I am not complaining; just never had a Phal have so many leaves. My other seven Phals have between 2 to 5; this one is kinda freaking me out.

    Should I be concerned?

    Here it is when it was in bloom.
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    Now, with all the folage. It seems very happy with no signs of virus or desease.
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    Very pretty flowers. The plant looks fine to me. Very healthy and vigorous.

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    I wouldn't worry. Looks very healthy.

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    Night temperature drop stimulates blooming. I would expect big flower spikes from a healthy strong plant like that! Good growing!

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    I wish my phals would look like that! A very well grown plant and with the colder winter months you can expect a spike/s soon. With such a healthy plant I'm sure the spike will be awesome!

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    Not only should you not be concerned, you should be proud.

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    Save your emotions...Don't freak out, your plant is doing great...! Mine are the same, either 4 leaves or six and more...The blooms are beautiful...! Don't stop.

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