Orchids forum: Habenaria sp.

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Name: Alessandro
Padova (Zone 7b)
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Oct 25, 2012 2:14 PM CST
Habenaria sp. I don't know the name

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Name: Elaine
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Oct 25, 2012 3:33 PM CST
Lovely! I think it's medusa or medusae - our moderator/mentor Ursula posted one in full bloom a while back - go to the September orchids in Bloom thread and scroll down the first page, it's near the bottom.

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Name: Kathy
Western MA

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Oct 25, 2012 5:05 PM CST
I have one in bloom now too. It's Habenaria medusa.
Name: Jim Hawk
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Oct 25, 2012 5:43 PM CST
I just bought one from Andy"s Orchids. It's Ursula's fault as I just loved her post.

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Name: Ursula
Fair Lawn NJ, zone 6b
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Oct 26, 2012 6:41 AM CST


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Name: Alessandro
Padova (Zone 7b)
Amaryllis Bulbs Region: Europe Irises
Oct 26, 2012 12:24 PM CST
Thank to all for identifying Smiling

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