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Papiopedilum ???

This is a discussion on Papiopedilum ??? within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This paph, that is blooming rather easy, came to my collection as a present without ...

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    Default Papiopedilum ???

    This paph, that is blooming rather easy, came to my collection as a present without any clou about the name. Although I still love it nameless, some suggestion would be highly appreciated.
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    I don't know the name, and since it is nameless I think you should send it TO ME!!!!

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    It is really a nice multi-floral paph.

    Cheers,
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    oh NO!!!!

    Someone has to figure out the name because I think it is absolutely wonderful and would like one!!!

    The dorsal (size and flatness) and those petals (wth those cute twist) and the colour... it really is just wonderful!

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    Superb present! Congrats!

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    What are the leaves like? Tesselated or plain green or a bit of both?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Meg25 View Post
    What are the leaves like? Tesselated or plain green or a bit of both?
    Hereby a picture of the leaves. By the way, this is a good suggestion for further questions.
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    omg someone get the name. this is the perfect paph...

    my guesses:
    is there tonsum in it crossed with a cochlopetalum...

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    Ggggrrrreat paph
    I've gone through the RHS data base and put paph. tonsum as a seed and pollen parent and googled the resulting hybrids under images but the results were not good.
    Looks like there might be some primulinum in it.

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    I keep looking at this Paph and keep wishing I had one or two or ten! I really do wish someone would figure out the name of this plant!

    Shantyman, how big are the flowers?

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