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Dendrobium speciosum

Discussion in 'Orchid Species' started by wpinnix, Mar 24, 2020.

  1. wpinnix

    wpinnix William Pinnix

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    It's been too long since I've used my real camera, so cell phone pics will have to suffice for the time being.

    I honestly did not realize this was in bloom until the flowers opened! It sits in a very bright corner of my cool greenhouse. It only has grown two canes (simultaneously in the same year) in the 5-6 years I've had it. It has bloomed the last 3 years. I love it. MVIMG_20200320_165837.jpg MVIMG_20200320_165819_1.jpg MVIMG_20200320_165834.jpg MVIMG_20200320_165342.jpg
     
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  2. Marni

    Marni Well-Known Member Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Good to see the plant and good to see you!
     
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    DarleneJay Well-Known Member

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    Very nice blooms. I have the pedunculatum variety. I didn't realize how much smaller it was than the other varieties.

    Your flowers are tighter and nice than mine.
     
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    Chuck-NH Well-Known Member

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    Great way of showing the size of the plant!
     
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    KellyW Orchid wonk Staff Member Supporting Member

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    That is really nice.

    With your description of growth and blooming it sounds like a cane will bloom multiple years?
     
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    Ray Orchid Iconoclast Supporting Member

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    Fantastic!
     
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    :clap::clap::clap:
     
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    wpinnix William Pinnix

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    Hello Kelly, yes, it seems canes will bloom multiple years.