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Pteroceras philippinensis

This is a discussion on Pteroceras philippinensis within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; hi folks, finally i saw my plant in bloom, opens longer than p.unguiculatum, and is ...

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    Default Pteroceras philippinensis

    hi folks,
    finally i saw my plant in bloom, opens longer than p.unguiculatum, and is a miniature compared to its relatives.
    not as fragrant as the others, maybe a bit fruity?

    cheers,
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    Beautiful species Ron. Thanks for sharing Philippine orchids with the world.

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    Cute! I think I might still have one of those too.

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    Absolutely lovely!

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    Another pretty one Ron, I love how the red marking seems to radiate from the center.

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    thanks guys!

    @tom, lol, hope you find it some day..

    @angel,
    of course, we have so many beauties here.

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    Quote Originally Posted by walingwaling View Post
    @tom, lol, hope you find it some day..
    Not to worry, Ron. It won't be that big of deal if I don't have it any more but I am pretty sure I still have it outside in the yard.

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    Hope I will find someday...

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    I bought mine from a Philippine commercial grower at show here in U.S. last year and I am sure they sell them at home too.

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    Ron, you say this species smaller then unquiculatum? My plant is almost the same size. Please post a habitus picture.

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