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Old 11-01-2012, 11:26 AM
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What is your favorite orchid alliance and why?
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Old 11-01-2012, 12:11 PM
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Oncidium. Lack of pests, rapid growth, amount of flowers and how long they last. Quickly make specimens. Grow and flower anywhere under nearly any conditions. Hard to beat.
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Old 11-01-2012, 12:13 PM
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I'm fond of Cattleyas since I seem to be able to provide for them well and am well rewarded for my efforts.
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Old 11-01-2012, 12:30 PM
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My favorite alliance is paphiopedilum. I love the strange, but beautiful blooms. I especially love Paph. sanderianum. I find them easy to grow and there is such a variety of green leaf and mottled leaf paphs.
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Old 11-01-2012, 01:36 PM
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Maxillaria's.. Grows and flowers well... Highly scented and just a great variety in shapes and size..
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Old 11-01-2012, 02:35 PM
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I've made this same pole a while back. it will be interesting to see if it changes.

http://www.orchidboard.com/community...-alliance.html
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Old 11-01-2012, 02:56 PM
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We'll have to compare them.
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Old 11-01-2012, 03:08 PM
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LOVVVVE Phals to death ... so rewarding from minitures to perolics, big leaf hybirds to mounted ones that swing in the air love them all
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Old 11-01-2012, 05:33 PM
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Vandas. Tough and they have few insects. I find them the easiest orchid to grow.
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Old 11-01-2012, 05:35 PM
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I tried to vote but I can't make a choice.
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