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My first bloom

This is a discussion on My first bloom within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I started my addiction last Feb. This is the first to bloom for me. It's ...

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    Default My first bloom

    I started my addiction last Feb. This is the first to bloom for me. It's a Burr stenfen Isler "Lava Flow'.

    More good news. Last spring I purchased a Bulbophyllum Fascination from an internet supplier. I later realized that the plant had no healthy roots, as they were all brown and stringy. The plant did nothing but slowly shrivel for all this time. Just recently I noticed some new growth near the base of two pseudo bulbs.

    I must be doing something right!
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    Congratulations!!!

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    Congrats jk on your bloom. Well done!

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    Hey that is awesome! Congratulations on your first bloom and for turning around an orchid that needed your care. Well done and good growing. Thanks for sharing it with all of us!

    Cheers,
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    There's an eruption about to happen, mine is going to bloom tomorrow (wow, that's a bad joke).

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mrobert View Post
    There's an eruption about to happen, mine is going to bloom tomorrow (wow, that's a bad joke).
    @ Mrobert. heheheh....

    Cheers,
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    Beautiful.
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    excellent growing there!

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    Congrats on your first bloom. They are special. Make sure you take enough pictures it's a beauty.

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    Beautiful ! Good growing .. Gin

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