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Poor Phal - how far people go to sell something

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    Default Poor Phal - how far people go to sell something

    This was at one the places i visited today. It's shows just how far some places will go to get a sale.




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    Almost as bad as "painted" fish. The whole "shades of death" for the unfortunate aquarium fish.

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    Some call their dyed Phals 'Blue Mystique'. I call it 'Blue Mistake'.
    Last edited by PaphMadMan; August 13th, 2011 at 09:01 PM.

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    Yeah i agree with both you i couldnt believe my eyes

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    The one beautiful plant in the photo is the Dichorisandra.

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    Yeah and the Phal has paid the price to be placed next its beauty

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    I've seen those ugly Phals also in a garden center. It's really a big mistake. I will never buy it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jason-UK View Post
    Yeah and the Phal has paid the price to be placed next its beauty
    Just think how beautiful and elegant those phals would have been if they were simply white. Too sad...

    cheers,
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    From what i could make out Bruce the Phal had an orange lip before the dying and they are a little smaller than the Aphrodite they had the orchid in stock and for sure it would have sold ten times better left alone i am going to nip in everytime i pass just to see if they actually manage to sell it.

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    i am thanking the powers above that they havnt reached our shores yet...i think it is ghastly! If they ever do, i wil be telling people NO! DONT BUY THEM!

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