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new paph from RVO

This is a discussion on new paph from RVO within the **NOT IN BLOOM** All Genera forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I'm not usually a fan of foliage pics but I *had* to post pictures of ...

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    Default new paph from RVO

    I'm not usually a fan of foliage pics but I *had* to post pictures of what a healthy paph root system looks like. Thanks again to Louis for an excellent packing job and an outstanding paph!

    The first pic shows a large mass of roots (for reference, the pot is 6" round). The older roots in the interior are dark brown in color, but a gentle pinch tells you that they are viable (if they're hollow, they need to be pulled off). Newer roots are a lighter brown and usually are found in the exterior of the root mass.
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    What Paph ?

    That does look exceptionally healthy.New growth as well.
    LECA & charcoal mix ?
    It works for me

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    What medium did you pot it into?

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