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Phreatia plantaginifolia

This is a discussion on Phreatia plantaginifolia within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; hi, this is a true mini, plant itself ca. 3cm. cheers,...

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    Default Phreatia plantaginifolia

    hi,
    this is a true mini, plant itself ca. 3cm.

    cheers,
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    Nice shots of such a tiny delicate flower. Are the flowers short lived?

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    Quote Originally Posted by pavel View Post
    Nice shots of such a tiny delicate flower. Are the flowers short lived?
    thanks! each flower may last a couple of days.

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    Wow...cool flower and great pics!

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    very beautiful Ron...

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    What a little darling! Does it prefer cooler temperatures?

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    Quote Originally Posted by panam View Post
    What a little darling! Does it prefer cooler temperatures?
    Thanks Patty,

    its found here within a range of 400 mtr altitude or so, seen em growing on trees with Trichoglottis geminata and Bulbos.
    not exactly a cool grower, high humidity and medium bright light.

    thanks for all comments!!!

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    Woha...tiny orchid there! Nice photos.


    cheers,
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    Wow look like miniature vanda, lovely blooms too.

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