Monday, December 31, 2012

New Leaf on Angraecum leonis

Angraecum leonis

     There's a new leaf starting on my Angraecum leonis.  For this slow growing orchid, that's a big development. Even better, the orchid shows no sign of shedding any of its lower leaves--it might actually be growing bigger!

New leaf closeup


2 comments:

  1. Hurray for new leaf! It does have impressive roots too. Is it blooming size for this species?

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    1. The vendor claimed blooming size. But then they sent me this orchid which was nearly dead. Depending on whether I have the Madagascar or Comoro version it could either be fully mature size or still very small. So I really don't know when it will recover+grow enough to bloom.

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