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Paphiopedilum gratrixianum

This is a discussion on Paphiopedilum gratrixianum within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Again I found some new paphs at a professional breeder who is restyling his collection. ...

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    Default Paphiopedilum gratrixianum

    Again I found some new paphs at a professional breeder who is restyling his collection. According to his info this is P. gratrianum.
    Any comments please com.
    Best wishes for 2009
    Wim
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    yep looks like a gratrixianum.... the spotting on the dorsal is very typical... i do love the amber shades of the petals on this... hopefully the dorsal won't reflex so much in future flowerings... but that's the great thing about species orchids... there are still quite a lot of variance in the flowers!

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    I love the caramel color of the pouch. Very nice!

    Cheers,
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    beautiful! and the photo is very sharp, nice photography

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    I love those purple spotties!

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