SPIKES, FLOWER: Turn Into Leaf Growth

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by Robert M. [Bert] Hamilton (Compiler)

Originally published in The Orchid Doctor in 1980 and 1988

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In phalaenopsis, spikes can turn into keikis; in one case an oncidium formed a flower spike which turned into a growth spike with leaves, then turned back into a flower spike; genetics and geographical change are suspected, as causes. P71(3)-23
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