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Paphiopedilum Argus

This is a discussion on Paphiopedilum Argus within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This species from the Philippines has mottled leaves and a khaki pouch. A warm grower....

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    Default Paphiopedilum Argus

    This species from the Philippines has mottled leaves and a khaki pouch. A warm grower.
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    Very nice bloom! Thanks for sharing it with us!

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    You know..the spots on this one are quite interesting...

    Is it as easy to grow as the other mottled leaf paphs?

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    Interesting range of color on that one.... very unique.

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    Love the spots!

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    Love it too!!! Been on my wish list since forever!

    Congratulations on the bloom!

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    Superb. Congrats

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    This species is very easy to grow. It grows well on a wide range of temperature. Mine flowers thrice a year despite some pollution here in the city.

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    nice species, wish these were more common here in the US

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    hi jade orchid. kinda wondering if you are living in metro manila. id be happy to trade in some plants some time if u like. id like to ask what medium do you for your phaps? i saw this old lady in a nearby town she just use ordinary garden soil but the flowers are plenty around 10 i think in 6 inch diameter plastic pot.

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