Phalaenopsis Kaleidoscope

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Phalaenopsis Kaleidoscope

by Matt » Sat Jan 16, 2010 10:59 pm

I bought this orchid sometime in October. Since getting it and putting it under fluorescent lights, it's grown a lot and recently sent up a flower stalk! Yesterday the first flower opened and the second one opened today. I think that they're gorgeous.
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Phalaenopsis kaleidoscope flower and buds
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Re: Phalaenopsis Kaleidoscope

by Adam » Sat Jan 16, 2010 11:16 pm

They look pretty nice!
Is your VFT experiencing these conditions?


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Re: Phalaenopsis Kaleidoscope

by Steve_D » Sat Jan 16, 2010 11:21 pm

It is gorgeous, and it looks like it might be a yellow (highly prized and a little hard to grow in my own experience) crossed with a candystripe Phal. Really beautiful. My Phalaenopsis are in bloom right now too. Great plants to have in winter for their beautiful flowers.

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Re: Phalaenopsis Kaleidoscope

by kittyklaws » Sat Jan 16, 2010 11:34 pm

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Re: Phalaenopsis Kaleidoscope

by 95slvrZ28 » Sun Jan 17, 2010 7:23 am

Wait, orchids bloom in the winter...sweeeeeetttt

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Re: Phalaenopsis Kaleidoscope

by moof » Sun Jan 17, 2010 12:24 pm

Beautiful one, nice plant

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Re: Phalaenopsis Kaleidoscope

by linton » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:40 am

Great work Matt! I just can't keep these things alive, let alone get them to flower.
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