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My Onicidium Sharry Baby

This is a discussion on My Onicidium Sharry Baby within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Maybe I will get to see them bloom by tomorrow. I doubt it, but I ...

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    Default My Onicidium Sharry Baby

    Maybe I will get to see them bloom by tomorrow. I doubt it, but I don't know. Anyway, its been a few months since I noticed the spike develop,

    And now its got a 28 inch spike, with buds. I can't wait!




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    It sure looks happy! I'm one of those few who does not like the smell of them, and I don't really think they smell like chocolate! (at least not good chocolate)

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    Wow, that is some spike you have there! Very well grown! Looking forward to the bloom photos!!!

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    I love the fragrance of the Sharry Baby. I think it smells like a cup of cocoa with vanilla. Definitely worth the wait and the flowers last a long time.

    Katie

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    Do you know how long it takes to get the flowers to smell? They aren't fragrant as soon as they bloom are they?

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    I love the smell of the SB. yumm ! It usually takes a couple of days for the scent to show up when it is warm . Good growing . Gin

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    Since my plant was so big I would water it in the evening and let it sit in the sink and drain overnight. When I put it in the sunny window in the morning the fragrance would fill the room. It was not as fragrant in late afternoon and evening.

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