My gorgeous orchid unfurling

teka2rjleffel(z10FL)April 2, 2009

Den. aggregatum var. majus

She only blooms once a year but boy what a show when she does. Here is the progression:

Just opening


Opened a bit more


Starting to get there


These last two shot a couple of days apart



Nancy

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xmpraedicta(3b Saskatoon)

Wow Nancy...what a spectacular show :)

    Bookmark   April 2, 2009 at 9:08PM
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jemsta

Wow! Absolutely stunning!

    Bookmark   April 4, 2009 at 12:11PM
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sambac(z10fl)

What a show, love the way you have them mounted on to a tree.

    Bookmark   April 4, 2009 at 1:46PM
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bayard(zone 6 / NJ)

Beautiful - one of my favorites. Have to repot mine soon or it'll die!

    Bookmark   April 4, 2009 at 9:30PM
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carolinn_on(z3 Northern Ontario)

Very nice to see orchids blooming in trees outside! It's lovely.

Carol

    Bookmark   April 6, 2009 at 8:31AM
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charlesb

WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
What was time duration
Charles B.

    Bookmark   April 6, 2009 at 10:22PM
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Charm(Z8 TX)

Gorgeous!~Charm

    Bookmark   April 7, 2009 at 11:15AM
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shirley-z-8-tx

Really beautiful. shirley

    Bookmark   April 13, 2009 at 3:30PM
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