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Default Sophronitis cernua, my best bloom yet

Hello all,

Every year I post a picture of my S. cernua in flower. It hasn't failed me since 2009. The first few times I got it to produce 2 flowers, then last year it made 3. This year it made 5!!!! I'm a happy camper.

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Sophronitis cernua-17 by tindomul1of9, on Flickr

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Sophronitis cernua-14 by tindomul1of9, on Flickr
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Woo Hoo! That looks fabulous!
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Awesome Tindo. Keep going, maybe next year it'll double the blooms.
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Looks great!
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Looking great!!! You know it likes you if it keep on improving the flower count. Maybe next time you'll get 5 or more blooms on multiple growths!
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Thanks all. Camille from your fingers to my Sophro's ear.
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Beautiful, Tindo, and a superb clone. If you ever have a division.....
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Thanks Ron. It's still a small plant, but if I can you'll be the first to get an offer.
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Really nice! Five blooms! Wow! This is the only orchid my family actually likes!
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Beautifully grown!
mine is declining.... ;(
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