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Peristeria elata

Discussion in 'Orchid Species' started by Pleurothallid Lover, Aug 30, 2011.

  1. Pleurothallid Lover

    Pleurothallid Lover Member

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    What can I say, Its a beautiful and not the easiest plant to grow. Killed 10 of these before being able to bloom this plant, which was a back bulb given to me as a gift last year. I grow it in full sun. It is important to shade the plant once the buds appear, if not, the tips can turn black.
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  2. Marni

    Marni Well-Known Member Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Congratulations on your blooming and your persistence!
     
  3. Pleurothallid Lover

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    Thank You Marni.
     
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    This_guy_Bri weirdo

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  5. ZWUM

    ZWUM Bulbophiliac Staff Member

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    Well done!