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Trichosalpinx chamaelepanthes

Discussion in 'Orchid Species' started by Gerrit, Oct 9, 2017.

  1. Gerrit

    Gerrit Well-Known Member

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    Very nice Gerrit! What conditions do you grow it under? I have the same size as yours with very luxuriant growth, but I've never bloomed it
     
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    Good job on making it flush with flowers. I've only got a dozen or do at a time and mine is big too
     
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    Ditto
     
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    That looks like a very happy plant. Congrats!
     
  6. Gerrit

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    I've heard that sometimes it's hard to get it flowering. Don't know what I'm doing right thou. I just keep it moist but not wet, good ventilation, rather high humidity and cool-intermediate temp. This summer it got 30°C sometimes with no problem.
    Maybe the temperature drop in september we got over here initiated the flowering.
     
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    Stunning!
     
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    Great photos of really well grown plant!
     
  9. Herbert

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    Hi!
    In your forum I found the pictures and the name of Trichosalpinx. now it blooms (finally!), but the name was "lost" to me ... years ago bought without a name tag and never written one myself .....
    So I searched the www for suitable pictures ... and found them here in the forum.

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    Herbert
     
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    very beautiful little Orchid
     
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