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Cymbidium tracyanum

Discussion in 'Orchid Species' started by DarleneJay, Feb 19, 2020.

  1. DarleneJay

    DarleneJay Well-Known Member

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    I recieved this is a trade almost 5 years ago. This is the first time the division has bloomed for me. I am so excited that I am posting it early. I will post updates as the flowers open.

    Also, this is the first time I have bloomed a standard cymbidium or any species. Yay! Now we can part ways. It is another one that is too big for my space. At least too big to grow to it's full potential.
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  2. Marni

    Marni Well-Known Member Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Such a great flower! Even in my greenhouse it is a space hog.
     
  3. sam1147

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    Awesome
     
  4. xmpraedicta

    xmpraedicta Prairie angraecoid nut Supporting Member

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    Beautiful - I love some of the species cymbidiums but too big for me too
     
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    Nice! Are you growing it in a bucket?
     
  6. DarleneJay

    DarleneJay Well-Known Member

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    Yes. It is in a Sherwin William bucket, which had never been used. It has been there for almost 5 year. I am very delinquent on the repotting for this one. But I will clean it up and repot in the spring
     
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    Chuck-NH Well-Known Member

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    Hi Darlene, I have a monster tracyananum as well. I keep it on the cold side of the greenhouse (36 F nights) so it doesn’t have a lot of competition for space until Spring comes...then it will go outside.
     
  8. DarleneJay

    DarleneJay Well-Known Member

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    If it needs competition, I can send you mine...;)