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Brassavola nodosa in situ

Discussion in 'Orchid Species' started by Boytjie, Apr 2, 2014.

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  1. Boytjie

    Boytjie Out hiking Supporting Member

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    Spied this a few days ago while vacationing on the island of Cozumel, Mexico. Big clumps, growing on mangrove trees, coconut palms, and a few scrub trees. All were growing in blazing full sunshine, some within reach of the ocean spray. I also found some Schomburgkia species (out of bloom) which I'll try to post on another thread.
    -Stephen
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    Marni Well-Known Member Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Great!
     
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    KellyW Orchid wonk Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Nice. Thanks for the photo. I guess I coddle mine too much then they die.
     
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    Cool!
     
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    Dave Active Member Supporting Member

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    Nice. One tough species.
     
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    ZWUM Bulbophiliac Staff Member

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    Fantastic! Full sun, I guess I coddle my plant a little too much as well.