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Thread: Oncidium ornithorhyncum (Three Spikes)

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    Default Oncidium ornithorhyncum (Three Spikes)

    I've had this Oncidium ornithorhyncum for at least three years and this is the second blooming this year. Three spikes which are hard to capture in a photo. One spike has not bloomed yet. Love that Lavendar Soap scent. AL

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    Nery pretty, unusual pink and yellow.

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    Where did you get that wonderful basket> I had a miltonia arrive is in, but it was smashed.

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    Love the color of course the scent too great Al.

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    Lovely color ... though the scent would likely not do much for me (never have cared for the scent of lavender). Well done, Al. Personally, oncs and I tend to have "issues".

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    Lovely minis.

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    Very beautiful. I love Oncidiums and have two in spike right now (Onc. Twinkle 'Fragrance Fantasy' and 'Red Fantasy').

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    Second bloom this year and three spike it obviously loves your care, great job.. Beautiful bloom

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    outstanding blooms! What a pretty orchid, AL. Nice growing!

    cheers,
    BD

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