Epiphyllum oxypetallum

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Rajendra Shinde

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Dec 19, 2010, 8:57:17 AM12/19/10
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Hello,

I had an opportunity to see this flowering last week at my home. Surprisingly, it flowered in December. Normally it flowers during July-Sept.- So called Bramhakamal...(!).

Rajendra
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Smita Raskar

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Dec 19, 2010, 11:09:29 AM12/19/10
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Wow lucky you... though i am saying because you got such beautiful,fragrant flower at home,
it is supertition on our side that this flower brings prosparity to owner
i am having it only in vegetative condition for last 6 months since i hv planted..i am waiting for its flower...
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tanay bose

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Dec 19, 2010, 8:53:40 PM12/19/10
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Lovely catch really beautiful
Tanay
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University of British Columbia .
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mani nair

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Dec 20, 2010, 1:44:39 AM12/20/10
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It is a type of cactus and the flower blooms during night and last only for the night.

Regards,

Mani.
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