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Cypripedium henryi

This is a discussion on Cypripedium henryi within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I think the temperature is a bit too high for its bloom. I have to ...

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    I think the temperature is a bit too high for its bloom. I have to put them into my airconditioned cabinet if the temperature higher.
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    Very nice. Is this species native to you're area of China?

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    Thanks Mitch! This species come from north-west of China. I am in south China.

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    I seriously should find more time to study the geography of Asia. Thanks San, and happy growing

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    wow! like your plant! The dorsal is very tall.
    I have not seen this species with spotted petals. They are usually plain

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    I cannot believe all the cool spots on the blooms. Very nice!

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    Thanks Fren and Bruce!
    The spot is the point. This plant may be a new species or a new variation of Cypripedium henryi. The inflorescence was sent to a researcher of this genus in Yunnan. Let's wait for the result.

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    exciting! I hope the best. I thought it was different that the usual henryi

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    Very unique and beautiful !

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