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Phal ID help

This is a discussion on Phal ID help within the New Growers: Ask the Senior Members forums, part of the New Growers category; Can anyone help me with ID on the Phal ? The centers of the petals ...

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    Default Phal ID help

    Can anyone help me with ID on the Phal? The centers of the petals and sepals are more of a peach color than in the picture.

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    Looks lovely. there are tons of varieties and usually difficult to get the right id for box store phals. hope someone comes up with an ID for this beauty.

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    Thanks. I wasn't sure how much hope there was in getting a positive ID.

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    Sorry for above, didn't mean to delete only edit. Anyways, just bought a double spike of this same kind last week. Tag says Venetian Peach/Peach Delight (Guess it can go by either one).

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    Thanks for the ID. I think that may be it. They look very similar. It even has the pink margins.

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    When I get a tag orchid that I am unfamiliar with, I always check the name on the tag online to make sure. I have actually found a few tagged wrong before. When I looked this one up I drew results varying from mine-to yours-to even some more peach than pink. This is very common with clone orchids. I have a few clones I have re-bloomed and the exact same plant can sometimes grow back similar but different. I just turned it into a "spot the difference" game .

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