Tuesday, 7 February 2012

My new orchids


This is the biggest one. She is beautiful. I am in love with her.

5 comments:

  1. Jessica, is this a Mitoniopsis? I have one, just a bit differente, mine did have a morvellous profume, but only in the morning on in the light. It is on my blog. Really interesting specie. Hope you portray it and post . thanks ciao

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  2. Hi Renata, this is a Miltonia... they are often confused. They are from the Atlantic Forests of Brazil naturally, but mine is from Honselersdijk in the Netherlands! She's called Milly and I love her. I haven't noticed any scent from Milly... maybe she's been bred for colour more so? I saw your blog - looks fabulous. Thanks for commenting.

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  3. Thanks mum, she is isn't she?! Got to keep this baby humidified and cool at night (16 degrees). No warmer than 26 degrees celcius in the day. Blooming tricky business. I need a greenhouse.

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  4. Renata - I think you are right on second thoughts... sorry! I think this is a Miltoniopsis now too. I have written to the company to confirm it for me though.. Fantastic perfume now the other buds have opened. I see what you mean!

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