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Brighten Up My Winter

This is a discussion on Brighten Up My Winter within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; The greenhouse is spiking all over the place but these are early and have been ...

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    The greenhouse is spiking all over the place but these are early and have been in flower for a month or two....
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    I love both of them but I MUST have the first one!

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    The Phal Parafait is rather common over here.... if I had a way of sending you one, I would...my daughter visits every now and again...she went to school in London

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    They are both lovely, but the Newberry is magnificent! Congrats!

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    Beautiful Great color.
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    Both are wonderful. Does the sogo have a fragrance?

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    Unfortunately, the P. Sogo hasn't a fragrance but I have a Phal Penang Gril x Bellina that fills the GH with a delicious purfume, especially on warm days....not too many of those in Michigan, now! This is a summer flowering phal and these flowers are what is left over....they seem to linger a very long time!
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    Yum! I love bellinas!

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    Isn't it joyous to have spikes showing up on the phals this time of year?!? I literally jumped out of my skin when, after not really paying attention to them for several months, I found that 4 of my phals have developing spikes, and 1 (a leopard prince) has 2 spikes!! And it literally JUST stopped blooming from last time about 2 months ago!! They're on a roll!! Yours are especially beautiful, congratulations!!!!!!!!

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    Holey Moley, that new phal is awesome... so many colours and so vibrant!!! Bee-yooo-ti-full!!!

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