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Mar 27, 2011 1:11 AM CST
|I have been away from this forum for a while now.I had a stay in hospital followed by recuperation in Cornwall. Then disaster struck; my computer gave up the ghost taking the last 2 years of pictures from Kew with it. We had a month without a computer which was interesting. The first week I was lost but soon got used to it. It was a reminder of the old days without them; remember those?.Here are some pictures of the latest orchid in bloom at Kew. I'm trying not to think of the pictures I have lost and, no I hadn't backed them up, some things you have to learn the hard way!|
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Sorry the flower is a little out of focus.
Dendrobium lichenastrum var. prenticei
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Vanda tricolor var. suavis
Mar 27, 2011 1:49 AM CST
New Windsor, NY (Zone 6b)
Mar 27, 2011 3:47 AM CST
|Sorry to hear about your computer woes(as I back up my pictures). Nice pics to start a new album. The Angraecum eichlerianum is a really interesting looking flower.|
Mar 27, 2011 5:49 AM CST
|As always, your pics fill me with joy. Hope you are well now. We have all lost pics by not backing up. I now have an external drive and an online backup. I assume you can download all your posted pics from Kew on this cubit.|
Mar 27, 2011 1:45 PM CST
|Hope all is well with you now. Wonderful show this morning! Thank you so much!|
Mar 27, 2011 3:33 PM CST
|Beautiful photos! So sorry to hear of your computer woes. Don't toss it out, someone might be able to retrieve the photos someday. I was told all my photos and everything was lost after I spilled a glass of grape juice over my laptop keyboard, but a new motherboard ($$$, ouch) and everything was back.|
Mar 27, 2011 6:27 PM CST
I hope you feel better! And - sorry about the loss of your pictures, I am so glad you at least have posted them here on cubits!
Everything here in this thread is interesting and beautiful! I adore the Cypripedium formosanum stand!
Thanks so much for posting!!