Wow! very impressive plant and flower!
My vietnamensis flowers last only abt 2 weeks as well. They are growing in hot conditions.
My major problem is regularely the rot of flowerbuds....
I like it, David, the dark coloured pouch is particularley beautiful!
I love it! The contrast of the pale, striped dorsal and the colourful pouch is wonderful.
I'd do the same. I'd cut away the old growth, it's last leaf has rot at the base and don't seem to be useful anyway.
Good luck, a new leaf is on...
Your wilhelmine is beautiful!
Extending is a good thing to do. I wished it would be possible for me, too. But on the 4th floor it's a bit difficult...
What would be the differences between niveum and ang thong?
That is a beautyful thing!
Beautyful! Nicely spotted.
Rick, David and Ozpaph, that sounds quite convincing. I see details of all three species (sanderianum, philippinense and gigantifolium) in it,...
Congrats! That is ablolutely perfect!
Thanks a lot for your oppinions. I'm still a little confused. Till now I didn't get an answer of the vendor.
Without knowing your growing conditions, it is hard to give proper answer. Just two things:
Plants need more light than we think. When deep shade...
Sorry, it took a little time but now i have some better photos. I'd like to hear your opinion wether it is a pure sanderianum or not, as Leslie...
A copper fungicide would be my choice of action, too. If the spots are spreading, I'd remove the infected parts wide into the helthy tissue.
Ozpaph, I'm not at home right now, next week I'll post new photos. I asked the vendor for the parentage, don't have an answer yet.
Thanks, Leslie, for mentioning it, you are not the first one with a doubt. I'm glad for your comment. It's my first sanderianum blooming so my eye...
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