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Old 01-12-2015, 01:33 AM
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Originally Posted by Leafmite View Post
I have never bought orchids from Ebay but if it is someone reliable who has a very good rating from many happy purchasers, go for it. If not, you might want to check around with some of the smaller vendors. Some of them grow some of the less common orchids or knows who grows them. I looked everywhere for Pleiones (everywhere in Europe and even Canada) and then someone mentioned that he thought a vendor that belongs to our Orchid Society sold them! I wrote him an email and...yep. He potted them up and brought them to the next meeting.
I bought Pleiones last year from my Michigan Bulb catalog. They have one advertised this year as a "ground orchid" which may be Pleiones and they also have Tongariro ground orchid
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