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Odontoglossum crinitum

Discussion in 'Orchid Species' started by Chuck-NH, Jan 12, 2018.

  1. Chuck-NH

    Chuck-NH Well-Known Member

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    This is a small/miniature, cool growing species that is placed into Oncidium by some. It has suffered in the past from root loss during Summer months if too wet. After moving to a hanging basket and getting good air movement, it has not had this problem in recent years.

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  2. glen_On_Gulf_Coast

    glen_On_Gulf_Coast Glen_On_Gulf_Coast

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    Amazing! I thought I had seen it all in orchids. Too bad it's cool growing.
     
  3. DarleneJay

    DarleneJay Well-Known Member

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    That is extremely interesting! I love the texture on the lip.
     
  4. naoki

    naoki Well-Known Member

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    Nice lip!