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Phrag Besseae Fox Valley 'Flame'

This is a discussion on Phrag Besseae Fox Valley 'Flame' within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I woke up this morning to this pretty bloom. My first phrag . I am ...

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    Default Phrag Besseae Fox Valley 'Flame'

    I woke up this morning to this pretty bloom. My first phrag. I am pleased.
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    WOW! Linda, that is gorgeous!
    I have a phrag here too, longifolium, but mine does not do anything!!!! can you perhaps some of the secrets of your success?
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    Nothing special except for sitting this one in a tray of water. Using RO water, fertilize at every watering at 1/2 strength and giving it Catt light.

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    Really? wow, will give that a try with mine and see what happens.
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    Truly beautiful. Love the colors!!!!!!!!!!

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    that is so beautiful!

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    Wow, that is eyepopping! Very rich color. Congrats on your first phrag! I will try higher light too.

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    Beautiful Phrag, well done and congrats!

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    Gorgeous Linda. Thanks for sharing.

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    That one got some wonderful colours going on. What's a good phrag to start with (I'm going paphs already, just haven't earned any blooms yet)?

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