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Restrepia contorta

This is a discussion on Restrepia contorta within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; and to join in on the mini brigade, here is a specimen plant in a ...

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    Default Restrepia contorta

    and to join in on the mini brigade, here is a specimen plant in a 50mm tube.

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    oh very nice Tim. love this micro too

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    Sweet! and a well grown plant!

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    That looks great, Tim! Nice growing!

    Cheers,
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    Very cute little one!

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    Very big flower as compared to the leaves, nice Tim.

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    The pot has a diameter of only 5 cm.?
    Wow!

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    wow what a cutey.... how do you grow this?

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    Hi Randy, cool and moist all the time... and light levels similar to maudiae type Paphs.

    Thanks for the kind words everyone...

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    hi tim,
    good job on this one, love it!

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