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C. "iamafakus" the 'real' story.....

This is a discussion on C. "iamafakus" the 'real' story..... within the Eye Candy forums, part of the Land Plants category; Kinda surprised no one caught on w/ this one -- ya'll must be too trusting. ...

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    Default C. "iamafakus" the 'real' story.....

    Kinda surprised no one caught on w/ this one -- ya'll must be too trusting. (Either that or my sense of humor is just wayyyyyyyyyyyyyyy to dry)

    *Hint: Sound out the 'species' name slowly and listen to what you say.



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    You see the reason for the name is that it IS a fake. The woman who gave it to me makes them out of some sort of clay and then hand paints them. She does nice work, yes?

    Here's the full 'plant':




    She actually had some that were life sized but the price was up there too -- not that I could blame her with all the work involved.

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    LOL! Good one. I was mesmerized by all of the other blooms you posted along with it. hehe

    Cheers,
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    Those are lovely, if there is a website could you PM me the info???
    Thanx for sharing...
    Connie

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    too funny, I din't even read the name but loved the flower

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    I knew that wasn't a species Catt. I was thinking, "nice hybrid" until you said something *LAFF*

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    Sneaky..... I saw some of those little marvels. Such detail and so small. It's amazing really.

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    WOW REALLY Nice,
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    Wow, you should show it! I've never seen such a small Cattleya
    It's very nice, and clay? Quite creative and tedious work!

    -Pat

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    I have to admit, I did read your post, and comment to Tom what an absolutely ridiculously awful name for a plant - did no one say it out loud? But I never imagined you had totally made it up!

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