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Dendrobium Mutations

Dendrobium Mutations

Here’s an interesting and weird sci-fi kind of mutation as I would have described it. I came across this a couple of months ago but it slipped my mind until recently when it was brought up by recent visitors as it flowered again. This is a Dendrobium Shavin White mutation. Notice how gruesome the flowers […]

Petal Fusion

Petal Fusion

We have found a peculiar anomaly within our nursery. Previously, we have reviewed ‘Splash Mutations’ that involves a rare splash-patterned pigmentation on the petal/sepals. In a nutshell, mutations are changes in plant/flower anatomy and characteristics, brought about by environmental and/or genetic factors. For this anomaly in particular, we have queried several growers whom have decades of experience;  and none of […]