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Platystele examen-culicum

This is a discussion on Platystele examen-culicum within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Photographed at a nursery in Ecuador. This one is small, but there are smaller ones! ...

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    Default Platystele examen-culicum

    Photographed at a nursery in Ecuador.
    This one is small, but there are smaller ones! The new "world-record" smallest orchid is a Platystele from Ecuador.


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    simply amazing..

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    Awesome one..

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    that is awsome. the only word that describes it.....

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    What a specimen orchid! Love it!

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    Very impressive for its lack of size. I think this is really great! AL

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    I quite agree, Al. It's a really nice species. Very compact, shows its blooms well above the foliage, and nearly always in bloom. Hard to beat, and there's always room for one more of this size!

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    Oh Duane you make a great case for this. Sounds like a near ideal plant. I only have one miniature, but it sounds like I need more. AL

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