Cymbidium goeringii 'jade emperor' very fragrant!

snasxs(7-8 VA)July 19, 2008

Cymbidium goeringii "yu huang mei" or "jade emperor" with intense fragrance!



White cat, what do you see in this one -

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Charm(Z8 TX)

Pretty!~Charm

    Bookmark   July 20, 2008 at 10:28AM
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Sheila(8b SW Texas)

Cute, I see two little hands (petals)held over the eyes?

    Bookmark   July 20, 2008 at 11:30AM
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snasxs(7-8 VA)

granniek, nop. That is not what I see. Remember, white-cat has a white cat who likes orchid Â

    Bookmark   July 20, 2008 at 11:46AM
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chryss

"yu huang mei" Is that a pun, or a play on words ? You hang me ?
Curious !!

Is it a GOOD "intense fragrance", hopefully ? I remember finding out about fragrant Phals so I ran right out and bought the first one I could find = Phal. amboinensis !!! It SAID "fragrant" in the species book but neglected to say REPUGNANT fragrance ! Yes, that's my opinion but that's what descriptions are for. My description of amboinensis is Pine Sol ! I couldn't take it, sold it ASAP !

So, tell me the good news !

Chryss

    Bookmark   July 20, 2008 at 12:20PM
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snasxs(7-8 VA)

Chryss, lol. Yu  jade; huang  emperor; mei is the shape of the flower. If the original name causes misunderstanding, just call it jade emperor.

I donÂt know if you have Cym goeringii before. Their "intense" fragrance means something else. I am out of word to describe it. The fragrance is like an ancient garden  pleasant and elegant.

    Bookmark   July 20, 2008 at 12:38PM
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snasxs(7-8 VA)

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    Bookmark   August 1, 2008 at 12:54AM
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pricem11(z7 NC)

Just lovely snasxs... What sort of winter culture do you provide?

    Bookmark   August 7, 2008 at 10:47AM
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