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My Encyclia (octopus)

This is a discussion on My Encyclia (octopus) within the Photography Archive 1 forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I can't spell the last name, I didn't study it close enough off of Petes ...

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    Default My Encyclia (octopus)

    I can't spell the last name, I didn't study it close enough off of Petes thread. My photos aren't quality, but you get the gist.

    The petals aren't as curly as Petes, but I love it just the same
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    That's a cutie! Very purple looking lip from the picture. So, can you smell it yet? Congrats again!

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    Thanks for posting, Traci! Very pretty! And what does yours smell like?

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    This forum has ventured into a swarm of octopus. Or whatever they travel in.

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    Nice shot, Traci. It's looking good!

    Do octopuses do herds? A herd of octopi. A gaggle?

    An entourage!!!

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    Originally posted by Heather
    That's a cutie! Very purple looking lip from the picture. So, can you smell it yet? Congrats again!
    It is a poor picture really, the colors are more cheery in realy life. I haven't gotten the courage to stick my nose to it yet, I'm skeerd lol.

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    Originally posted by Paphraguy
    Thanks for posting, Traci! Very pretty! And what does yours smell like?
    I haven't smelled mine yet, I'm a little afraid. I heard they are morning stinkers. Must _get_ over_ fear _of _smell. lol

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    Originally posted by Jmoney
    This forum has ventured into a swarm of octopus. Or whatever they travel in.
    LOL. maybe I'll name it squidward.

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    Originally posted by lja
    Nice shot, Traci. It's looking good!

    Do octopuses do herds? A herd of octopi. A gaggle?

    An entourage!!!
    LOL, an entourage I think, this guys posse hangs out in the background.

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    Apparently they are loners. Squids, however, travel in "schools." You guys peaked my curiousity!

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