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Is this phal.bellina?

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    Default Is this phal.bellina?

    This was bought in the border town of sarawak/kalimantan where the usual phals sold were bellina. This flower turn out to be different. Could it be a variety of bellina?

    http://i191.photobucket.com/albums/z...ps533066d5.jpg
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    Quote Originally Posted by Robert View Post
    This was bought in the border town of sarawak/kalimantan where the usual phals sold were bellina. This flower turn out to be different. Could it be a variety of bellina?

    http://i191.photobucket.com/albums/z...ps533066d5.jpg
    Looks more like a violacea.

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    I'm afraid I'm of no help with your question, but oh boy, when I saw your picture

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    Phalaenopsis violacea for me too. Beautiful star-shaped flower.

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    Thanks for the id Yew sung,Eric and Jesus.

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    My gut says violacea hybrid, but I cannot recall which.

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