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Phal Curiosity?

This is a discussion on Phal Curiosity? within the General Orchid Culture forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; I've been watching this phal grow what appears to be a basilar keiki but it ...

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    I've been watching this phal grow what appears to be a basilar keiki but it isn't growing from the base but higher on the stem.....just different, I guess.


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    not overly unusual for a keiki to develop from a leaf node, particularly if there is Phal equestris in the background.(although I don't think it is in that plants background)

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    Yes, I've had this happen several times.!

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    It is normal- no worries. You should see some of the monsters that have developed here because of strangely located keikis.

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