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by Mackarov
Fri Oct 10, 2014 4:44 pm
Forum: Phalaenopsis Species
Topic: Peloric P. equestris
Replies: 8
Views: 2073

Re: Peloric P. equestris

I thought my first bloom was unique but it turns out it's part of what is seeming like a batch of mericlones of one plant. Photo is of the first flower to fully open, the first 2 failed to open and eventually blasted. I purchased 5 equestris from Oak Hill and only one of them was labeled as the rose...
by Mackarov
Sun Apr 13, 2014 9:33 am
Forum: Phalaenopsis Species
Topic: Phal stuartiana - First Bloom Seedling
Replies: 0
Views: 1040

Phal stuartiana - First Bloom Seedling

Very happy with this plant so far. No fragrance I can detect.
by Mackarov
Tue Dec 24, 2013 10:47 pm
Forum: Indoor Growing, Care, Tips
Topic: Another Basement greenhouse
Replies: 11
Views: 4618

Re: Another Basement greenhouse

Some updated photos.
by Mackarov
Sat Sep 01, 2012 10:42 pm
Forum: Orchids - Open Discussion
Topic: Bulbophyllum kermesinum and Bulbo. unitubum
Replies: 2
Views: 1143

Re: Bulbophyllum kermesinum and Bulbo. unitubum

Forgot to mention some details about each species. I apologize if my terminology for the flower is incorrect. Bulbophyllum kermesinum's dorsal sepal is 3 1/2" long with lateral sepals 2 3/4" long. kermesinum is most easily identified by the small spiked balls hanging above the lip. Bulbophyllum unit...
by Mackarov
Sat Sep 01, 2012 10:32 pm
Forum: Orchids - Open Discussion
Topic: Bulbophyllum kermesinum and Bulbo. unitubum
Replies: 2
Views: 1143

Bulbophyllum kermesinum and Bulbo. unitubum

I took some side by side photographs of these two to highlight the few differences that exist between two somewhat similar species. Bulbo. kermesinum on left, Bulbo. unitubum on right Bulbos.jpg Bulbo. kermesinum kermesinum.jpg Bulbo. unitubum unitubum.jpg No odor/fragrance from either. Enjoy!
by Mackarov
Sun Aug 19, 2012 9:27 am
Forum: Phalaenopsis Species
Topic: Phalaenopsis violacea Malaysia x var Borneo
Replies: 7
Views: 1056

Re: Phalaenopsis violacea Malaysia x var Borneo

After doing a little research myself I see that Var. Borneo is now syn bellina. So apparently yes, it is Samera. Thank you for informing me of this so I can update the tag.
by Mackarov
Sun Aug 19, 2012 9:24 am
Forum: Phalaenopsis Species
Topic: Phalaenopsis violacea Malaysia x var Borneo
Replies: 7
Views: 1056

Re: Phalaenopsis violacea Malaysia x var Borneo

Rangiku - Yes I did purchase this at Hausermann's. Has this cross been named "Samera"? It has an amazing texture and smell. Thank you for all the comments.
by Mackarov
Fri Aug 17, 2012 6:20 pm
Forum: Phalaenopsis Species
Topic: Phalaenopsis violacea Malaysia x var Borneo
Replies: 7
Views: 1056

Phalaenopsis violacea Malaysia x var Borneo

First bloom seedling
Violacea 011.jpg
by Mackarov
Fri Aug 17, 2012 6:15 pm
Forum: Orchids - Open Discussion
Topic: Cycnoches herrenhusanum
Replies: 5
Views: 1310

Re: Cycnoches herrenhusanum

Thank you all.
by Mackarov
Mon Aug 13, 2012 9:31 pm
Forum: Orchids - Open Discussion
Topic: Cycnoches herrenhusanum
Replies: 5
Views: 1310

Cycnoches herrenhusanum

Here is a 25+ flower Cycnoches herrenhusanum bloom. I'm hoping for a double spike next year.
by Mackarov
Mon Apr 02, 2012 10:11 am
Forum: Growing Areas
Topic: My Phal closet!
Replies: 26
Views: 12993

Re: My Phal closet!

Found it at menards this time around, thanks for the help.
by Mackarov
Fri Mar 23, 2012 1:18 pm
Forum: Orchids - Open Discussion
Topic: Zygopetalum Aurtur Elle 'Essendon'
Replies: 1
Views: 786

Zygopetalum Aurtur Elle 'Essendon'

Zygopetalum Aurtur Elle Actual.jpg
by Mackarov
Fri Mar 23, 2012 7:38 am
Forum: Growing Areas
Topic: My Phal closet!
Replies: 26
Views: 12993

Re: My Phal closet!

I did ask Home Depot and Menards and must have asked the wrong people, told it was a special order only item. Of course they didnt seem to certain they even knew what I was talking about.
by Mackarov
Thu Mar 22, 2012 8:19 pm
Forum: Growing Areas
Topic: My Phal closet!
Replies: 26
Views: 12993

Re: My Phal closet!

Thank you for chiming in I will have to take a look, had not checked the lighting section yet.
by Mackarov
Thu Mar 22, 2012 5:43 pm
Forum: Growing Areas
Topic: My Phal closet!
Replies: 26
Views: 12993

Re: My Phal closet!

Your setup looks great. May I ask where you purchased the white slotted material the plants are resting on?
Thanks,

Mike

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