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Phrag Alfredo Manrique

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    Default Phrag Alfredo Manrique

    I haven't posted a kovachii hybrid in awhile. This one caught my eye today while at the greenhouse. Glen sold many in spike at the WOC, I am glad this one did not go. It has wonderful color and form! I tagged it to save for breeding purposes. I should have taken measurements but I forgot.

    Phragmipedium kovachii ‘Ana’ x Phragmipedium Walter Schomburg. Walter Schomburg = Eric Young x Andean Fire




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    That is one FABULOUS colour! You can almost hear it singing to you!

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    fav one I have seen! I hope my seedling turns out like this

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    I took measurements of the flower.
    Petal span 5.25" (13.3 cm)
    Petal width 1.5" (3.8 cm)

    While I had the ruler out, I took a quick measurement on a Suzanne Decker. The is one currently in bloom that is just a hair over 6" in petal span

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    It's fantastic, Ron. I think I need one of those.

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    Too beautiful for words Ron. Good job! The second photo is an outstanding shot!

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    I've gotten pretty good with may automatic digital...Oh how I want a d-SLR but I would have to give up purchasing orchids to do that

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    SO beautiful! Thanks Ron!

    Cheers,
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    The circle of spots on the rim of the lip is so unusual. The colour is also something special. Thank for showing it to us.

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