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Thread: One more question for the masters

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    Default One more question for the masters

    I've been told by a local Thai that this is a member of the Cattleya family. I am suspicious since it has multiple flowers on a stalk similar to Dend.

    Again I'm looking for info. in order not to kill them...

    Thanks
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    Hi,

    Someone made a mistake. That is a member of the oncidium family. Check out this LINK # 2, 5, & 13 for more information.

    Cheers,
    BD

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    No, its not a member of the Cattleya family. Its an Oncidium hybrid. Maybe Oncidium Gower Ramsey or Oncidium Sweet Sugar.

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    Eh, Bruce is faster than me...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tanya View Post
    Eh, Bruce is faster than me...
    LOL. You gave the name though...

    Cheers,
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    Thank you both. Now I've got something to track.

    I also think I have more the lady across the soi gave me. No flower to compare though. She says "flowers once a year on a long stem."

    Thks again

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