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Old 11-10-2012, 01:53 PM
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That's a very unusual tenuifoila there! The leaves look wider than the usual ones and the flower tips are yellow. Well done!
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Thx for the advice. I have my max ten growing in sh and it is enjoying it so much that I fear the pot may crack. I use glass instead of plastic for several reasons. Anyway, the plant as a specimen is in every strange of growing BUT flowering. I grow under lights though I do simulate a change in seasons.
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The colours on this one are just gorgeous!!
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So here's my maxillaria ochroleuca in full bloom. It's sweet fragrance is not over powering, and gentle on the nose, reminds me of some little pink sweet, with a musk overtone that i just cant remember....
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Old 11-14-2012, 08:09 AM
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Beautiful! Well done.
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Old 11-16-2012, 07:22 AM
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That Max ten is unusual: flowers (and scent) within normal parameters, but mine has very different leaves. I'm thinking it's possibly a hybrid. However if I were you I'd ask Micheal McIllmurray to have a look. I was talking to him a few months ago and he made a reference to having about 6 types of Max ten, so maybe yours is one of those?

Here's a link for you: Plant Heritage - National Collections Scheme, UK Garden Plants

Whatever, it's a very nice plant!
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Old 11-16-2012, 02:22 PM
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Fantastic ochro!
I also find your tenuifolia very different from the type...
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You seem to have the Maxillaria green thumb. May I ask what it means when the leaves of the plant turn yellow, then brown, and fall off? I have one pseudobulb that's turning brown but the rest seem fine.

Any advice would be greatly appreicated.
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Stunning!
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Old 03-24-2013, 03:18 PM
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Beautiful Maxillarias. I love the yellow on the tenufolia and the ochroleuca looks like it's going crazy with blooms.

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