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thrixspermum ligulatum, philippines

This is a discussion on thrixspermum ligulatum, philippines within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; hi, this species is endemic to the philippines and has a very big bloom compared ...

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    hi,

    this species is endemic to the philippines and has a very big bloom compared to others, fully open only a couple of hours though.

    you gotta love this "shoe" and colors.
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    It does look like a shoe.

    Cheers,
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    Very nice! How big is the bloom?

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    very nice nelson, but only blooms for a few hours?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ntgerald View Post
    Good!
    Samar?
    thanks nelson,
    nope, leyte.

    @margo
    around 5ctm across

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    it was actually me posting it, lol.
    yep, maybe fully open for 3 hours, then slowly closing, it will stay that way for a day or 2.

    here is another pix of "closing time",
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    btw, thanks guys!

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    Stunning , Ron !

    I don´t like slipper orchids but this shoes I want to have , too

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