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Paph. Ma Belle

This is a discussion on Paph. Ma Belle within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Here is my 1st bloom Paph. Ma Belle (malipoense x bellatulum). This one has a ...

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    Here is my 1st bloom Paph. Ma Belle (malipoense x bellatulum). This one has a nice form. It is about 3.5" across!
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    Nice! I love the speckles. You can kinda see where the name fits - hold one to your ear and another to your lips and say 'HELLO!!' Good growing.

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    Great bloom! I like these alot. I wonder if this one will change color as it ages?

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    nice form indeed. I got a seedling of ma belle too

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    That's a beauty! The marking on the petal contrasting with the clan bulbous lip is lovely... not to mention the rich raspberry staminode!

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