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Have had it for years first time it flowers here
Enjoy

 

JeanLux

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Very, very nice! looks a lot like the papilionanthes (=> Vanda biswasiana??) with cylindrical terete leaves!
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:clap: Cool! Don't think I've ever heard of it! :clap::clap:
 

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Well, good news and bad. Since the 2 flowers looked so different I did a web search. The bad news is that I don't have Papilionanthe vandarum and Uri does. The good ? news is that according the species sites etc, mine and about 20 others that I know of have Papilionanthe subulata. No wonder the flowers looked so different. My plant, the person I got it from and all the others have been growing this plant under the wrong name for decades and no-one picked it up. Don't think I'll trade it in though.
 
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Right full sun and no substrat it make side runners frequently
 

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