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what terresterial orchid

This is a discussion on what terresterial orchid within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; a friend grew this in his garden. can someone id?...

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    a friend grew this in his garden. can someone id?


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    phaius, I think

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    It's in the phaius family...

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    Definitely genus Phaius. Probably Phaius tankervilleae or one of its hybrids.

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    Definitely a Phaius, but i don't think it Tankervillae. Maybe Blumei.

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    i would say phaius tankervilleae, blumei was a synonym.

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    As others have said, it is a Phaius, or common name is Nun's Orchid.
    I don't grow these, so I can't really help with id, sorry

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    Completely agree with Ron. P. tankerville comes in many colour forms.

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    Thanks all for the response. At least i know it was a phaius.

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