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Violet Velvet

Posted by Stephen (Canberra, Australia) on 30 August 2016 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

While my son is overseas, I have been looking after this orchid which has not flowered before. The plant was previously in a small apartment without a lot of sun, but I am lucky to have a warm north facing position for it. As a result, the orchid has now produced the lovely flowers you can see here.

Dendrobium Kingzip 'Violet Velvet' x is the orchid's identification.

Nikon D750 1/25 second F/4.5 ISO 100 90 mm

orchids | macro | flowers

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Ohhhhhh, magnifique. Pour ma part ne refleurisent jamais chez moi ! ......)

30 Aug 2016 5:29am

Captain Guildive Ajoupa from Saint Nazaire Pays de la Loire, France

Une plante difficile à faire fleurir,celle-ci est remarquable.

30 Aug 2016 5:36am

Annima from Toulouse, France


30 Aug 2016 6:54am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful capture ! You must be patient with orchids ...

30 Aug 2016 8:08am

Frances from Boston, United States

A very nice orchid, with wonderful color.

30 Aug 2016 8:17am

martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Très belle ta macro

30 Aug 2016 9:14am

Martine from France

Superbe orchidée !

30 Aug 2016 10:52am