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The big three

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    Default The big three

    You start with this
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    Default and Their Kids

    and you come out with this
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    Wanna guess what they are or should I tell you? Just guess the species in the first pic and the primary hybrids in the second.

    One hint: The BS plants of these are pretty big.

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    Steven, I have no idea - those plants are beautiful. But where did you get that FLOOR! It's awesome!!!

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    Hmm could be lots.. roth?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tmai View Post
    those plants are beautiful. But where did you get that FLOOR! It's awesome!!!
    Floor came with the house, plants did not.

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    hmmm... if I was to choose the big three species in the Paphs... then...

    1. Paph rothschildianum
    2. Paph sanderianum
    3. Paph philippinense

    the primary top three would be -

    1. Paph St Swithin
    2. Paph Michael Koopowitz
    3. Paph Prince Edward Of York

    of course, that's just what I like as my top three... no idea if they are the above plants

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    The St. Swithin is 5 growths and has two spikes. phil. 'Twister' x roth 'SVO's Majestic'

    The PEOY is of unknown parantage.

    The Michael Koopowitz is phil. '#25' x sand. '#4' (real descriptive there, eh?)

    The phil is unknown.

    The sand. is 'Long Dorsal' x 'White Hair'

    The roth is "Green Valley' SM/TPS x 'Fly Eagle' AM/AOS


    Any information on any of the named plants would be appreciated.
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    u mean... holey moley... i got em.... woo hoo.....

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    Well done P.o.P.!

    Cheers,
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