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Paphiopedilum Prince Edward of York

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    Default Paphiopedilum Prince Edward of York

    It is often said that Paph rothschildianum is the King of slippers whilst Paph sanderianum is the Queen. So it was inevitable that the two should be crossed.

    And what of the progeny... well the cross was registered in 1898 and named -

    Paphiopedilum Prince Edward of York


    to those who had seen the Who Am I thread recently... this is the same plant.

    cheers
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    Such a handsome prince, i must say! I really love it

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    Thats going to be a very good PEOY on a big plant Tim. Very nice.

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    Wow thats really pretty.....love the stripes and zebra effect

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    Lovely Tim! very nice form on yours!

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    Excellent, Tim! Great growing!

    Cheers,
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    Nice rich colors!

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    WOA!!! VERY PRINCELY and very fitting for the owner - Prince of the philipinense paphs as well! Heheheeee ...

    Cheers. Hoa.

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    Wow, I agree with Hoa, definitely royalty! Good growing Tim!

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    Thanks for all the lovely comments everyone... glad to have shared this with you.

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