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leaf on phal this "normal"?

This is a discussion on leaf on phal this "normal"? within the Orchid Ailments / The Compost Pile forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; This is the leaf pattern on my Phal Pulchra. Have never seen this before. It ...

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    Default leaf on phal this "normal"?

    This is the leaf pattern on my Phal Pulchra. Have never seen this before. It seems like the spike has been growing since I was born.
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    LOL, I know what you mean about S..L..O..W growing spikes I have 2 plants that have been doing this to me
    I have seen that type of pattern on a few of my Phals. So far on mine the leaves have stayed firm and otherwise happy looking, so I have just ignored the odd lighter yelowish color. I will be curious to hear what others think, or if something happens.

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    I have the same on 1 of my newer Phals(Phal Orchid World "B") , i just put it down to being a new leaf .The leaf is darkening to the same shade all over.

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