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Masdevallia princeps

Discussion in 'Orchid Species' started by Marni, Feb 16, 2013.

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  1. Marni

    Marni Well-Known Member Staff Member Supporting Member

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    A very large flowered (11" from tip to tip on this one) and beautiful species from Peru. It is slow growing and doesn't seem to start blooming until the plant is fairly large. Then it can be in bloom most of the time. for reference, it is growing in a 6" net pot.

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    Kipper, Interdependence and newbud like this.
  2. KellyW

    KellyW Orchid wonk Staff Member Supporting Member

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    That is spectacular, as are the photos.
     
  3. Kermie

    Kermie Tadpole Supporting Member

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    Amazing plant you have there Marni!
    Great photos, especially the first!
     
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    wow, i love it, if you ever get any seed, please let me know
     
  5. Tom-DE

    Tom-DE Well-Known Member Supporting Member

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    Nicely grown plant and great photos!
     
  6. Pontus_Sweden

    Pontus_Sweden Active Member

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    Wow! Fantastic photos! I love that species.
     
  7. Carolyn_in_wpa

    Carolyn_in_wpa Orchidaddict

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    piotrm Well-Known Member

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    massive and beautiful Masd
     
  9. Uluwehi

    Uluwehi angraecoids, dendrobiums and more Supporting Member

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    Exquisite photos!!! :eek: Pics 1 and 3 are particularly fantastic!
     
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    unterallgaier Active Member

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    Wow, Marni, a fantastic plant and really great photos!
     
  11. lindamarie

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    Wow! Beautiful pictures and plant.