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Old 01-07-2018, 10:51 AM
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I first tried a masdevallia about 5 years ago and was put off when the leaves all fell off literally overnight.
I recently got 2. The irony is that 1 of them is the one I had all those years ago. I guess I am a sucker for yellow.
The photo is a Golden Monarch and it's a wow. Massive bloom - at least 3in x 2in.
I'm hoping I can get these growing. I'm using distilled water and in my basement Winter temps are between 52-63f and humidity is around 43-47%.
Both have lots of new growths.
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Beautiful color. Good luck with them, sounds like there doing all right if they have new growths.
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Beautiful color. Good luck with them, sounds like there doing all right if they have new growths.
Yep. But it's Summer I worry about. I'll put them outdoors and bring them back when temps rise above 80f consistently.
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Mine stay right where they are, in my basement where it's nice and cool.
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Looks great! Better luck this time. I failed with them miserably.
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