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The thread "Our Orchid blooms in November 2019"
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Another month is in the books and here we are in December. Let me start off with a group picture.
Here is the Bc Hippodamia again with most buds open
This C. loddigesii 'Shorty' x aclandiae 'The Chairman' isn't registered as such, but this 1863 reverse cross is, three times!
Cattleya Brabantiae and
GOOF ALERT!! This should be x dolosa SEE BELOW
and Jumellea comorensis starts up again. The blooms have a pleasant cinnamon scent. It always was a bit of a wild plant and the older growth needs close supervision, they are very much prone to see scale in those tight leaves. Treating them always resulted in loss of plant material, but since I started to use Neem oil last year, it is finally under control and isn't harmed by an occasionally spray of the stuff.
Please all join in and post away! Happy growing and chatting!
edited! major goof alert!🤨🧐🙁
This pink Cattleya is loddigesii 'Shorty' x walkeriana 'The Chairman'! - Cattleya x dolosa