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Paph randsii - culture tips please

This is a discussion on Paph randsii - culture tips please within the Genus Specific forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; Hi everyone. I have just got the Paph of my dreams, I have wished for ...

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    Lightbulb Paph randsii - culture tips please

    Hi everyone.

    I have just got the Paph of my dreams, I have wished for this plant for nearly 2 decades and now I finally have one...but I cannot find much about cultivation.

    I am growing in the north of the UK, so the weather is not fantastic and I am growing in a greenhouse in summer (min 12 degrees) and indoors on windowsills in winter.

    has anyone got tips on compost, light, temperature or anything else to help me keep this beautiful plant..


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    Anyone else got information on this slipper orchid. This is what I found online. I do not own this one.

    Grow in Shaded conditions -no direct sunlight
    grow in hot conditions (75 degrees F to 85 degrees F at night)
    From the Philippines


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    I am growing many seedlings of this species for the past year, grow them as Bruce mentions, hot, bright but not direct light, high humidity. mine grow in a bark mix for seedlings. If you have success growing Paph phillipinense, then use the same culture for this species too.

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