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Orchid blooms enjoyed indoors.

stan510

By Stan510


Orchid blooms enjoyed indoors.

This Rhinocattleya grows outdoors...but when it's in blooms we bring it in. Has a nice scent to it also. A pungent gardenia.
I forget if its Rainbow or Hawaiian ..something. Eh,doesn't matter!



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Whatever it's called, it's gorgeous!

27 Feb, 2021

 

lovely coloured flower.

27 Feb, 2021

 

Thank you. Orchids like this seem to take much more cold then I would have thought. I have to be careful in summer more since one hot day of too much direct sun burns a leaf that will still hang on like that for 2 years or more.

27 Feb, 2021

 

It's very beautiful Stan.

27 Feb, 2021

 

Thank you Klahanie. I bought the plant at a flea market,from a vender who sells orchids. He at first had just moth and some dendro's. I asked him about Cats and sure enough the next time he had them and I bought 2.

27 Feb, 2021

 

Yes, it doesn’t matter what it’s name is - it’s a beauty! Love the warm sunny colourings.

28 Feb, 2021

 

Very striking, love it. You are right about SOME orchids tolerating a bit of cold. My Cymbidiums take an occasional night temp down to3oC but live inside the cool conservatory.

4 Mar, 2021

 

Really lovely orchid and nice to have scent with it too.

5 Mar, 2021

 

It's still in full bloom. What's interesting? When I used to just leave them in bloom outside?..the flowers didn't seem to last long. Colder weather didn't make it last longer.

11 Mar, 2021



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