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Phal ID

This is a discussion on Phal ID within the New Growers: Ask the Senior Members forums, part of the New Growers category; i saw this phal when i was in the market buying food for the weekend ...

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    i saw this phal when i was in the market buying food for the weekend so i bought it
    i think 1 parent is Phal. fuscata the second i have no idea, can anyone sugest?

    it's deep purple much deep than it apears in the photo almost deep brandy brown, and the yellow is much deaper, sorry but my digital camera is lame
    one last thing the flower it self has the same feeling as the leaves like smoth leather.
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    Based on the flower form, it is unlikely that fuscata is one of the immediate parents. These hybrid Phals are complex hybrids and the parentage is not easily determined without an identification tag. All that can be said at this time is that it is a harlequin Phal.

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    and a nice harlequin!!!

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