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Polystachia fallax

This is a discussion on Polystachia fallax within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Won this one at the raffle of our local orchid society. The plant is currently ...

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    Default Polystachia fallax

    Won this one at the raffle of our local orchid society.
    The plant is currently still very small but I have been told it's ultimately getting rather big.
    It's native from Africa and supposedly easy to grow - even though I have no idea yet on how to go about.

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    Nice blooms. I've never seen one like this before.

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    That is a nice looking bloom. New to me too.

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    have to agree with others!
    hope somebody here is growing these and can give you info on it.

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    I don't grow any Polystachia but this one is nice!!!!!!!!

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    I have P. pubescens, posted it recently here. It is a miniature. According to the Orchid Encyclopedia online, fallax is a 'small sized, cool to warm growing, epiphytic species that is found in Uganda, Burundi, Rwanda and Zaire in rainforests at elevations of 1350 to 1600 meters.'

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