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Forum: Pleurothallis Alliance 09-03-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,053
Posted By Bayard
I wanted to get closer, but that would have meant...

I wanted to get closer, but that would have meant climbing down to them. Also, someone was posted there to keep people like me from doing something dangerous!
Forum: Potting & Repotting 08-17-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 708
Posted By Bayard
I’ve grown this in a basket before. It requires...

I’ve grown this in a basket before. It requires frequent watering. You may need to give it more light. Is putting it outside in the Summer a possibility? Mine grew into a monster. The flowers are...
Forum: Propagation 08-17-2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 702
Posted By Bayard
Try Meyers Conservatory. They will do proprietary...

Try Meyers Conservatory. They will do proprietary flasking. You must commit to buy three flasks @ $40 per. There are 25 plants in a flask. He does a seed assay for viability. Instructions on how to...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 07-20-2019, 10:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 943
Posted By Bayard
SouthPark - yeah, I really geek out on orchid...

SouthPark - yeah, I really geek out on orchid history. More than 100 years of breeding went into this hybrid.
Such venerable firms are no more, but still we have Vacherot & Lecoufle in France who...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 07-20-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 943
Posted By Bayard
Haha! - thanks!

Haha! - thanks!
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 07-20-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 943
Posted By Bayard
Update - I took the plant to AOS judging last...

Update - I took the plant to AOS judging last week. I almost didn’t bring it, but thought it would be good for show and tell, so I entered it last.
The petals were wider and one of the judges...
Forum: Dendrobium Alliance 07-17-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 966
Posted By Bayard
Thanks SaraJean - it would have bloomed itself to...

Thanks SaraJean - it would have bloomed itself to death if I hadn’t intervened!
Forum: Dendrobium Alliance 07-14-2019, 02:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 966
Posted By Bayard
Dendrobium laevifolium 'Lavender Ball'

A tiny little plant with 15 flowers!

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The plant was in a net basket and I mounted it on cork today....
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 07-12-2019, 09:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 434
Posted By Bayard
Lc. Harold Carlson ‘Linwood’

A reliable Summer bloomer from Waldor Orchids.

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Forum: Dendrobium Alliance 07-09-2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 550
Posted By Bayard
Thanks! WaterWitchin - I believe H&R is selling...

Thanks!
WaterWitchin - I believe H&R is selling it.
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 07-07-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 943
Posted By Bayard
SouthPark - the “curled up” that you indicated...

SouthPark - the “curled up” that you indicated are the sepals. The “rolled back” are the petals. The judges had a problem with the sepals and the lip. If you have access to the AOS awards program,...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 07-07-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 943
Posted By Bayard
Thanks, it got an 87 point Award of Merit from...

Thanks, it got an 87 point Award of Merit from the AOS in 1990. The award description said it would have gotten an FCC, but the sepals were reflexed and the lip had “asymmetrical furling”.
These...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 07-07-2019, 03:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 943
Posted By Bayard
Thanks neophyte, a most unusual color for its...

Thanks neophyte, a most unusual color for its time.
This came from Stewart Orchids and was patented when it was released.
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 07-07-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 943
Posted By Bayard
Rlc. Memoria Ralph Placentia ‘Toreador’ AM/AOS

Cattleya flowers do get better as the plant gets bigger!

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Forum: Dendrobium Alliance 07-05-2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 550
Posted By Bayard
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Dendrobium Alliance 07-04-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 550
Posted By Bayard
Epidendrum Pacific Sizzle & Dendrobium lindleyi...

Happy Fourth of July!

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Forum: Cattleya Alliance 07-01-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 557
Posted By Bayard
Thanks all! Bogdan - I grow it with all of my...

Thanks all!
Bogdan - I grow it with all of my cattleyas in the greenhouse. No special treatment.
Bayard
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 06-30-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 557
Posted By Bayard
Cattleya Triumphans 2019

What a fragrance! Parents are dowiana and rex.

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Forum: Maxillaria Alliance 06-04-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 726
Posted By Bayard
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Pleurothallis Alliance 06-04-2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,053
Posted By Bayard
Thanks for the comments! Saki - I’m not sure...

Thanks for the comments!

Saki - I’m not sure what that was - it looked like some lily relative.
Forum: Maxillaria Alliance 06-03-2019, 10:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 726
Posted By Bayard
Telipogon in Peru

While trekking in Peru, I saw this telpogon growing in someone’s garden:


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Forum: Pleurothallis Alliance 06-03-2019, 09:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,053
Posted By Bayard
Masdevallia vietchiana in situ at Macchu Picchu

We visited Peru and hiked to the top of Macchu Picchu mountain. All the way at the top I spied Masdevallia vietchiana in flower! I have read that it used to be abundant at this site, but no more....
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 04-30-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,171
Posted By Bayard
inga - they are from left to right: Slc. Red...

inga - they are from left to right:
Slc. Red Heart ‘Neptune’, Pot. Samantha Duncan ‘Orange Tart’, Pot. Hawaiian Prominence ‘America’ and Lc. Koolau Seagulls ‘Volcano Queen’.
Forum: Photography 04-23-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,622
Posted By Bayard
I pay $29 a year for Photobucket ad-free and...

I pay $29 a year for Photobucket ad-free and barely use the bandwidth.
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 04-06-2019, 08:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,297
Posted By Bayard
Thanks!

Thanks!
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