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Coelogyne xyrekes

Posted in Coelogyne, Orchids with tags , on July 21, 2010 by orchideae

Coelogyne xyrekes is found in the montane forest of Penisular Malaysia, Southern Thailand and Sumatra at an elevations of 700 to 1900 m.

It can do releative well in Singapore. The plant blooms in the cooler months, successively, with a few light salmon pink flowered inflorescence with a tubluar, acute sheath all arising from the center of a new growth.

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Coelogyne xyrekes.

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Close up of the flowers of Coelogyne xyrekes.

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Side profile of the flowers.

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Close up of the lip.

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Dimension of the flower.

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Dimension of the flower.

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