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First bloom from what I got as a rootless little mess back in March. I'd say it has recovered quite well!
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Very nice. It looks like a cactus flower, the leaves gives it the orchid giveaway...from no roots to this beautiful bloom...good growing.
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Excellent - beautiful bloom! Great save!
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I'd say more important than the flower itself, (although, it is a beautiful flower)...

Nice little root growing underneath all those leaves and such.
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Congrats, great save
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Wonderful save! I love that flower.
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I love it. Good growing.
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What'd you do to save it? I got one recently with only a few short roots. How should I be caring for it?
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Wonderful! Such an impressive flower.

As to growing it, roc, it likes cool temps, high humidity and lower light. I grow mine in a net pot in sphagnum.
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