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    does anyone grow vanila?
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    I do [img]http://www.**********.com/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/new/smile.gif[/img]

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    i have planifolia and one other whose name escapes me at the moment, siamensis(sp?) i think
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    I have one, not sure what species it is though.
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    Im getting one as soon as my greenhouse is heated
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    yeah its siamensis and planifolia i have. they are a vine and a pain to get to bloom unless you have a large area that it can grow wild in. most species need to hit about 8 feet in length before they will bloom. cool orchid though.
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    Are they really smelly? When I found out that vanilla came from huge, long-lived orchids I wanted to get some, but my friend who used to live near vanilla plantations says that the smell is unbearable after a while. What's the story?
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    i would imagine that thousands of vanilla blooms all opened at the same time could be quite overpowering. i highly doubt the blooms from a couple of plants would be bad at all. plus depending on what they are using as fertilizer could contripute to the smell.
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