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Old 02-18-2008, 02:40 PM
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Phal Pollination

I pollinated my phal 2 days ago and the plant has not reacted at all how long does it take for the flower to start to fold up? I just want to be sure it worked.
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if you dont see anything, it is not successful.it will happen in 24 hr
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the pollen is just sitting in the female part of the flower
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Old 02-19-2008, 06:58 AM
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you should see some action in 24 hours. Mine did.
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the pollen is just sitting in the female part of the flower
In orchids there really aren't male and female structures as there are in other flowers. In orchids, the male and female parts are fused into one structure (the column).
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Catasetum have sexually dimorphic flowers
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