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Miltonia ?

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    I recieved this one from a friend 5 years ago , it is the only survivor from a flask they had , it was a tiny little thing .
    Today the first bloom opened , this is what I like about growing Orchids
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    Yum! Love the color! Looks like one of those Brazillian Milts.

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    it does that and the lip is still spreading

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    I love the colors--in fact, so much that I have a similar plant. In my case, it is Milt. Sandy's Cove 'Woodlands'.
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    Wow. 5 years. It is lovely.

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    Gin, Mehera may be onto yours, even with some of the form differences. Hers is a complex hybrid, and none of the species are even close. I don't see a species in my database that's similar.

    Hers is quite similar in coloration. That would be my guess. Not enough to know, but enough to suspect the ID.

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    When not backlit, mine is more brownish-orange in color. Also, this is a division from a large established plant.

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    Mine just opened this morning , I looked at the species and did not find one very close to it .
    Thanks for trying to ID it Gin

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    WOW, it is a pretty bloom, love the freckles on the lip.
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    I have a couple of those at work. I cant remember what it is, I think it has Deigo in there somewhere. Ill post it tomorrow.

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