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Maxillaria rufescens

Discussion in 'Orchid Species' started by Pook, Jun 20, 2009.

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  1. Pook

    Pook Disneyed

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    Smelling like vanilla.
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  2. Marni

    Marni Well-Known Member Staff Member Supporting Member

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    I never thought to smell this one. I'll try to remember.
     
  3. JonP

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    Nice one Pook! How big is the plant?
     
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    Ron-NY New Member

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    I am not sure mine is fragrant...Nice one
     
  5. Pook

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    This species is supposedly known for its fragrance.

    Jon, I just got this a year ago from Hoosier, so you know it's still a small plant. Currently it's in a 3.5" sq pot and the largest growth is 10".
     
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    guess I need to smell things more...that is what I get from growing Bulbos
     
  7. JonP

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    Thanks Pook!
     
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    botanist New Member

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    Not rufescens. A student at U-WIS is working on this group.
     
  9. Pook

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    Thanks botanist.