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BLC Liu's Joyance "Water N8"
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Poster fredcatt Offline
Posted 11/14/12 09:43 AM
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Blc Chunyeah x Blc Tainan Gold

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#310936 - 11/14/12 10:50 AM Re: BLC Liu's Joyance "Water N8" [Re: fredcatt]
Ursula Offline
heaven is a greenhouse

Registered: 12/31/06
Posts: 8235
Loc: Fair Lawn NJ USA
Very showy!

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#311076 - 11/16/12 07:17 PM Re: BLC Liu's Joyance "Water N8" [Re: Ursula]
MrCym Offline
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Registered: 03/30/06
Posts: 7372
Loc: Salinas
I expected a lot more buzz on this one. I think it is a beautiful yellow.

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#311093 - 11/16/12 09:22 PM Re: BLC Liu's Joyance "Water N8" [Re: MrCym]
Irma Offline
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Registered: 05/26/03
Posts: 10576
Loc: Puerto Rico
It is beautiful! I got one at a recent Ft Lauderdale show and it never did well. It came in one of those soft plastic liners with a "rock" of sphagnum moss. When I took it out of the moss there were no roots inside there.
frown Cry
BTW, I can see on the first photo that the growths are kind of weak.
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#311105 - 11/16/12 11:27 PM Re: BLC Liu's Joyance "Water N8" [Re: Irma]
fredcatt Offline
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Registered: 05/14/11
Posts: 1317
Loc: Grasse, FRANCE
I received this plant in the same conditions packed with a very compact ball of sphagnum and little or no roots. After two years of culture it seems to give the best of itself but I must say that the growth is far from being vigorous.
The flower texture and the color are better than last year but the growth.... crazy ... 6 months to reach maturation ! As with Chunyeah the pseudobulbs are slender, 11 months of worry for one month of happiness ...

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#311150 - 11/17/12 07:22 PM Re: BLC Liu's Joyance "Water N8" [Re: fredcatt]
Irma Offline
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Registered: 05/26/03
Posts: 10576
Loc: Puerto Rico
LOL....you were more lucky than I.
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